Kwantee Council Rules
For the good running and transparent of SOCIETY COHAN TAI BIOU PAGODA (KWAN TEE PAGODA),
the Rules have been amendment on the 8th April 2003, and registered with the Registrar of
Associations as Follows:
The governing body of this Society shall be a Council of twenty one (21) members composed of
Seven (7) members from each of the three groups [ the Fukhien, the Cantonese (Nam Soon) and
The Hakka] whose names are duly entered in the register members and elected for a period of
Three years by the general meeting of the members on or before the first September preceding
each period of three years.
Such members shall hold office for three consecutive years reckoning from the fifteenth of
The Council shall choose amongst their body for each of the three years of their tenue of office,
The following officers: 1) a President. 2) Vice-Presidents. 3) a Secretary and 4) a Treasurer.
On a rotation basic, for every three years, the Fukhien, Cantonese, and Hakka will be elected once
for the President of this Association, and also for others Office Bearers.