John Lee wins CE election

May 8, 2022

John Lee won the 2022 Chief Executive Election today with 1,416 valid "support" votes from Election Committee members.


Returning Officer Keith Yeung declared under Section 28 of the Chief Executive Election Ordinance that Mr Lee was elected as he obtained more than 750 valid "support" votes.


Chief Executive Carrie Lam extended her sincere congratulations to Mr Lee on his successful election.


In her statement, Mrs Lam said that she and the current-term Government will ensure a seamless transition with the Chief Executive-elect and render all the support needed for the assumption of office by the new term of government.


She will submit a report of the election result to the Central People's Government later today.

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