Cameron Highlands District Council was established by the State Government Gazette No. 66 on March 1, 1982 with an area when it is 55.0087 square kilometers and is divided into two (2) categories: --
- Area taxable - 31,812 km.p
- Areas that are not taxed - 23,725 km.p
For the expansion of the new area of Cameron Highlands District Council area proposed is km.p 275.36 (approximately 72,000 hectares) with a total population of 35.075 people.