Ampang is a unique and distinct district in Malaysia that is located in both the Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur and the state of Selangor. Initially under Selangor jurisdiction, the district was split following the declaration of Kuala Lumpur as a Federal Territory in 1974. The township of Ampang is located in the Federal Territory side and is an eastern suburb of Kuala Lumpur. The district is now divided into two parts:
Ampang, Selangor, the Selangor segment of Ampang, also known as Ampang Jaya.
Ampang, Kuala Lumpur, the Kuala Lumpur segment of Ampang.