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Ceevic an Municipal Affairs Bureau
民政總署
Instituto para os Assuntos Cívicos e Municipais
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Aurie
 • Total 29.2 km2 (11.3 sq mi)
 • Watter 0 km2 (0 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Tot 542,200
 • Density 20,166/km2 (52,230/sq mi)
Time zone Macau Staundart Time (UTC+8)
Wabsteid Ceevic an Municipal Affairs Bureau

The cooncils an assemblies o the municipalities o Macau wur abolished on 1 Januar 2002, an their functions transferred tae the Instituto para os Assuntos Cívicos e Municipais, slichtly mair than 2 years efter Macau became a special admeenistrative region (SAR) o the Fowkrepublic o Cheenae. They haed been put in place unner the admeenistration o Portugal.

The current admeenistrative bouk is the Ceevic an Municipal Affairs Bureau (Portuguese: Instituto para os Assuntos Cívicos e Municipais, Tradeetional Cheenese: 民政總署) unner the Secretariat for Admeenistration an Juistice (Secretaria da Administração e Justiça) o the SAR govrenment.

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

Each municipality wis run bi a municipal cooncil (câmara municipal), wi a supervisin municipal assembly (assembleia municipal).

The twa municipalities (sing. município or concelho) o the Portuguese era, abolished in 2002, wur:

Concelho de Macau.PNG Municipality o Macau
Concelho de Macau
澳門市 (Yale: Oumùhn Síh; Pinyin: Àomén Shì)
Coterminous wi the Macau Peninsula.
Its seat wis kent as Cidade do (Santo) Nome de Deus de Macau an aw (= City of the (Holy) Name of God of Macau, full motto: Cidade do (Santo) Nome de Deus de Macau, Não Há Outra Mais Leal, lit. City of the (Holy) Name of God of Macau, None Is More Loyal)
Concelho das Ilhas.PNG Municipality o the Islands
Concelho das Ilhas
海島市 (Yale: Hóidóu Síh; Pinyin: Hǎidǎo Shì)
Coterminous wi the islands of Taipa an Coloane.

Efter the reunification wi the Fowkrepublic o Cheenae in 1999, these structurs wur kept proveesionally in place: the Proveesional Municipal Cooncil o Macau (臨時澳門市政執行委員會, Câmara Municipal de Macau Provisória, offeecially in breuken Portuguese, shoud be Câmara Municipal Provisória de Macau), the Proveesional Municipal Cooncil o the Islands (臨時海島市政執行委員會, Câmara Municipal das Ilhas Provisória, offeecially in breuken Portuguese, shoud be Câmara Municipal Provisória das Ilhas), an the Proveesional Municipal Assembly (Assembleia Municipal Provisória, 臨時市政議會) o each municipality.[1]

The Portuguese-era coat-o-airms, wi twa angels as heraldic supporters, wis chyngit tae a simpler design o a key wi twa birds as supporters.[2]

On 31 Dizember 2001, aw the proveesional organs wur dissolvit an the new Ceevic an Municipal Affairs Bureau (Instituto para os Assuntos Cívicos e Municipais [IACM], 民政總署) teuk on the role o the proveesional municipal cooncils, stairtin frae 1 Januar 2002, unner the Secretariat for Admeenistration an Juistice (Secretaria da Administração e Justiça) o the SAR govrenment.[3][4]

The IACM wis gien a logo based on the Cheenese Han character 民, for "civilian".

Pairishes[eedit | eedit soorce]

Pairishes o Macau

Thare are seiven pairishes (sing. freguesia) in Macau. 5 are in Concelho de Macau an 2 in Concelho das Ilhas. Unner Portuguese rule, they wur admeenistrative subdiveesions o the municipalities. Efter 1999, they are still offeecially recognisit but for seembolic raisons anerly.

Municipality o Macau
Freguesia de Nossa Senhora de Fatima.PNG Nossa Senhora de Fátima
花地瑪堂區 (Yale: Fādeihmáhtòhng Kēui; Pinyin: Huādìmǎtáng Qū)
Freguesia de Santo Antonio.PNG Santo António
花王堂區 (Yale: Fāwòhngtòhng Kēui; Pinyin: Huāwángtáng Qū) or
聖安多尼堂區 (Yale: Singōndōnèihtòhng Kēui; Pinyin: Shèng'ānduōnítáng Qū)
Freguesia de Sao Lazaro.PNG São Lázaro
望德堂區 (Yale: Mohngdāktòhng Kēui; Pinyin: Wàngdétáng Qū)
Freguesia da Se.PNG
大堂區 (Yale: Daaihtòhng Kēui; Pinyin: Dàtáng Qū)
Freguesia de Sao Lourenco.PNG São Lourenço
風順堂區 (Yale: Fūngseuhntòhng Kēui; Pinyin: Fēngshùntáng Qū) or
聖老愣佐堂區 (Yale: Singlóuhlihngjótòhng Kēui; Pinyin: Shènglǎolèngzuǒtáng Qū)
Municipality o the Islands
Freguesia da Nossa Senhora do Carmo.PNG Freguesia de Nossa Senhora do Carmo
嘉模堂區 (Yale: Gāmòuhtòhng Kēui; Pinyin: Jiāmútáng Qū)
Coterminous wi the island o Taipa
Freguesia do Sao Francisco Xavier.PNG Freguesia de São Francisco Xavier
聖方濟各堂區 (Yale: Singfōngjaigoktòhng Kēui; Pinyin: Shèngfāngjìgètáng Qū)
coterminous wi the island o Coloane
Cotai.PNG Zona do Aterro de Cotai
路氹填海區 (Yale: Louhtáhm Tìhnhói Kēui; Pinyin: Lùdàng Tiánhǎi Qū)
The reclaimit land atween the islands o Taipa an Coloane,
haed no been assigned tae ony o the pairishes as o 2005.

Notes[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Law 1/1999, Article 15
  2. Law 6/1999, Article 16 and Annex XII
  3. Law 17/2001
  4. Administrative Regulation 32/2001

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]