List of Contituencies

List Of Constituencies

  • North Windward (NW)

  • North Central Windward (NC)

  • South Central Windward (SC)

  • South Windward (SW)

  • Marriaqua (MQ)

  • West St. George (WG)

  • East St. George (EG)

  • East Kingstown (EK)

  • Central Kingstown (CK)

  • West Kingstown (WK)

  • South Leeward (SL)

  • Central Leeward (CL)

  • North Leeward (NL)

  • Northern Grenadines (NG)

  • Southern Grenadines (SG)

    CONSTITUENCIES IN ST. VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES
    1957 – 2003

THE CONSTITUENCY BOUNDARIES COMMISSION

The Constitution of St. Vincent and the Grenadines provides for a Constituency Boundaries Commission. This Commission when appointed consists of:

  1. a chairman who shall be appointed by the Governor General in his own deliberate judgment;

  2. one member who shall be appointed by the Governor General, acting in accordance with the advice of the Prime Minister; and

  3. one member who shall be appointed by the Governor General, acting in accordance with the advice of the Leader of the Opposition.

 

Section 33 subsection 3 of the Constitution states that:
A commission shall be appointed in the following circumstances, that is to say –

  1. whenever a census of the population of St. Vincent and the Grenadines has been held in pursuance of any law

  2. whenever Parliament has amended subsection (1) of this section so as to alter the number of the constituencies into which St. Vincent and the Grenadines is divided; or

  3. on the expiry of eight years after the commission last reviewed the boundaries of the constituencies in accordance with the provisions of this section.