Assistant for Security

The Secretary for Security (Chinese: 保安局局長) is the member of the Hong Kong Government in charge of the Security Bureau, which is responsible for public safety, security, and immigration matters.

The post was created in 1973 and since the Principal Officials Accountability System was adopted in 2002, the Secretary for Security has been a member of the Executive Council. Before 1973 the office was known as the Secretary for Defence.

Areas of responsibility include:

  • Police Force
  • Correctional Services
  • Immigration Department
  • Customs and Excise Department
  • Fire Services Department
  • Government Flying Service
  • Maritime Rescue Co-ordination Centre

Contents

  • 1 List of office holders
    • 1.1 Defence Secretary, 1941
    • 1.2 Defence Secretaries, 1957–1969
    • 1.3 Secretaries for Security, 1973–1997
    • 1.4 Secretaries for Security, 1997–present
  • 2 References

List of office holders[edit]

Political party:   Nonpartisan

Defence Secretary, 1941[edit]

Defence Secretaries, 1957–1969[edit]

Secretaries for Security, 1973–1997[edit]

Secretaries for Security, 1997–present[edit]

References[edit]

  • ^ a b “No. 1573 of 1960″. Hong Kong Government Gazette. 102: 1935. 21 October 1960..mw-parser-output cite.citation{font-style:inherit}.mw-parser-output .citation q{quotes:”””””””‘””‘”}.mw-parser-output .citation .cs1-lock-free a{background:url(“//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/6/65/Lock-green.svg/9px-Lock-green.svg.png”)no-repeat;background-position:right .1em center}.mw-parser-output .citation .cs1-lock-limited a,.mw-parser-output .citation .cs1-lock-registration a{background:url(“//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/d/d6/Lock-gray-alt-2.svg/9px-Lock-gray-alt-2.svg.png”)no-repeat;background-position:right .1em center}.mw-parser-output .citation .cs1-lock-subscription a{background:url(“//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/a/aa/Lock-red-alt-2.svg/9px-Lock-red-alt-2.svg.png”)no-repeat;background-position:right .1em center}.mw-parser-output .cs1-subscription,.mw-parser-output .cs1-registration{color:#555}.mw-parser-output .cs1-subscription span,.mw-parser-output .cs1-registration span{border-bottom:1px dotted;cursor:help}.mw-parser-output .cs1-ws-icon a{background:url(“//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/4/4c/Wikisource-logo.svg/12px-Wikisource-logo.svg.png”)no-repeat;background-position:right .1em center}.mw-parser-output code.cs1-code{color:inherit;background:inherit;border:inherit;padding:inherit}.mw-parser-output .cs1-hidden-error{display:none;font-size:100%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-visible-error{font-size:100%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-maint{display:none;color:#33aa33;margin-left:0.3em}.mw-parser-output .cs1-subscription,.mw-parser-output .cs1-registration,.mw-parser-output .cs1-format{font-size:95%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-left,.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-wl-left{padding-left:0.2em}.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-right,.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-wl-right{padding-right:0.2em}
  • ^ a b “No. 1774 of 1960”. Hong Kong Government Gazette. 102: 2176. 25 November 1960.
  • ^ a b “No. 2232 of 1961”. Hong Kong Government Gazette. 103: 3315. 22 December 1961.
  • ^ a b “G.N. 2992 of 1966”. Hong Kong Government Gazette. 108: 2956. 2 December 1966.
  • ^ a b “G.N. 274 of 1967”. Hong Kong Government Gazette. 109: 276. 8 February 1967.
  • ^ a b “G.N. 1096 of 1967”. Hong Kong Government Gazette. 109: 1191. 26 May 1967.
  • ^ a b “G.N. 661 of 1968”. Hong Kong Government Gazette. 110: 667. 4 April 1967.
  • ^ a b “G.N. 1617 of 1968”. Hong Kong Government Gazette. 110: 1628. 9 August 1968.
  • ^ a b “G.N. 424 of 1969”. Hong Kong Government Gazette. 111: 488. 7 March 1969.

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