Sabak Bernam District
The Sabak Bernam District is a district and a parliamentary constituency in north-western Selangor, Malaysia. It covers an area of 997 square kilometres, and had a population of 103,153 at the 2010 Census (excluding foreigns). It is situated at the northwestern corner of Selangor. It is bordered by the state of Perak to the north, the district of Hulu Selangor to the east, the district of Kuala Selangor to the south, and the Straits of Malacca to the west. Bernam River forms its border with Perak. Towns in Sabak Bernam include Sabak, Sungai Besar and Sekinchan.
Sabak Bernam District
|Daerah Sabak Bernam|
|• Jawi||سابق برنم|
|• Tamil||சபாக் பெர்ணம்|
Location of Sabak Bernam District in Selangor
|Coordinates: 3°40′N 101°05′E|
|Local area government(s)||Sabak Bernam District Council|
|• District officer||Nasir Mamat|
|• Sultan's Representative||Baharin Mat Akhir|
|• Total||997.1 km2 (385.0 sq mi)|
|• Density||100/km2 (270/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+8 (MST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+8 (Not observed)|
|Vehicle registration plates||B|
The district is mainly a rice growing area. As such, Sabak Bernam's main economic activity is agriculture. Sabak Bernam is the westernmost district of Selangor; at 100 km from Kuala Lumpur, Sabak Bernam is the furthest district in Selangor from both Kuala Lumpur and state capital Shah Alam.
Sabak Bernam District is divided into 5 mukims, which are:
Federal Parliament and State Assembly Seats
List of Sabak Bernam district representatives in the Federal Parliament (Dewan Rakyat)
|Parliament||Seat Name||Member of Parliament||Party|
|P92||Sabak Bernam||Mohd Fasiah Bin Mohd Fakeh||Pakatan Harapan (PH)|
|P93||Sungai Besar||Muslimin Yahaya||Pakatan Harapan (PH)|
List of Sabak Bernam district representatives in the State Legislative Assembly (Dewan Negeri Selangor)
|Parliament||State||Seat Name||State Assemblyman||Party|
|P92||N1||Sungai Air Tawar||Rizam bin Ismail||Barisan Nasional (BN)|
|P92||N2||Sabak||Ahmad Mustain bin Ohtman||Pakatan Harapan (PH)|
|P93||N3||Sungai Panjang||Mohd Imran bin Tamrin||Barisan Nasional (BN)|
|P93||N4||Sekinchan||Ng Suee Lim||Pakatan Harapan (PH)|
- "Portal Rasmi PDT Sabak Bernam Perutusan Pegawai Daerah". www2.selangor.gov.my.
- "Portal Rasmi PDT Sabak Bernam Pejabat Orang Besar Daerah". www2.selangor.gov.my.
- "Portal Rasmi PDT Sabak Bernam Profil Daerah". www2.selangor.gov.my.
- "Population Distribution and Basic Demographic Characteristics, 2010" (PDF). Department of Statistics, Malaysia. Archived from the original (PDF) on 22 May 2014. Retrieved 19 April 2012.