Johor Bahru City Council

Johor Bahru City Council (MBJB; Malay: Majlis Bandaraya Johor Bahru) is the city council which administrates Johor Bahru city centre and other areas of the Iskandar Malaysia area in Johor, Malaysia. This agency is under Johor state government. MBJB are responsible for public health and sanitation, waste removal and management, town planning, environmental protection and building control, social and economic development and general maintenance functions of urban infrastructure.

Johor Bahru City Council

Majlis Bandaraya Johor Bahru
Local Government Act 1976
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Type
Type
History
Preceded byJohor Bahru Municipal Council
Leadership
Mayor
Dato' Haji Mohd Noorazam bin Dato' Haji Osman, Since 15 August 2021
City secretary
Miswan Yunus
Seats22
Motto
Johor Bahru an International, Cultural and Sustainable City
Memperkukuh Daya Tahan Johor Bahru Ke Arah Bandar Raya Bertaraf Antarabangsa,Berbudaya Dan Lestari
Meeting place
Bangunan MBJB, Bukit Senyum
Website
www.mbjb.gov.my

History

Formerly known as Majlis Perbandaran Johor Bahru (MPJB) (Johor Bahru Municipal Council). Johor Bahru was granted a city status on 1 January 1994.

President/Mayors of Johor Bahru (Datuk Bandar)

#Name of President/MayorsIn office
1.Datuk. Haji Tunku Ahmad Ibrahim Tunku Jefri Ahmad Ismail1977-1984
2.Datin Aminah Azizah Mariam1984-1984
3.Dato' Ashari Rafael1984-1993
4.Dato' Hashim Yahya1994 – 2000
5.Datuk Johari Suratman2000 – 2003 [1]
5.Datuk Wahid Dahlan2003 – 2007 [2]
6.Dato' Dato' Haji Abdul Latiff Yusof2007 - 2007
7.Dato' Naim Nasir2007 – 2009
8.Haji Mohd Jaffar Awang2009 - 2011
9.Haji Burhan Amin2011 - 2013
10.Dato' Haji Ismail Karim2013 - 2014
11.Dato' Haji Abdul Rahman Mohamed Dewam2014 - 2015
12.Haji A. Rahim Bin Haji Nin2015 - 2017
13.Dato’ Haji Amran bin A Rahman2017 - 2019
14.Dato’ Haji Azhari bin Daud2019–2021
15.Dato’ Haji Mohd Noorazam bin Dato' Haji Osman2021–Present[3]

Organisation chart

Mayor of Johor Bahru (Datuk Bandar)

Dato’ Haji Mohd Noorazam bin Dato' Haji Osman

Secretary

Haji Miswan bin Yunus

Deputy Secretary

Hajah Nazatul Shima bt Mohamad

Administration areas

RbParliamentAreas
TebrauTiram, Sanatana authority, Desa Cemerlang, Pelangi Indah, Setia Austin, Dato Onn, Kangkar Tebrau (Taman Daya), Mount Austin
Pasir GudangTaman Johor Jaya, Taman Rinting/Sri Plentong, Permas Jaya Teluk Jawa, Taman Molek
Johor BahruBandar Baru UDA, Larkin, Majidee Malay Village/Taman Suria, Kebun Teh, Bakar Batu, Stulang, Taman Pelangi/Taman Sentosa, Wadi Hana/Taman Abad
PulaiTampoi, Kempas, Lion and district, Danga Bay, Bandar

Branch office

  • Larkin
  • Taman Pelangi
  • Stulang
  • Permas Jaya
  • Bandar Baru UDA
  • Tampoi

See also

References

  1. Carol Murugiah, JB–the tropical garden city: Reowned as shopper's haven with new malls, pg 4, 8 April 2001, New Sunday Times Special (Sultan of Johor's Birthday)
  2. Wahid appointed new JB Datuk Bandar ..PX: Wahid: Vast experience., 8 February 2003, New Straits Times
  3. , 13 August 2021, Berita Harian


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