Senator David Leyonhjelm

Senator for New South Wales

Positions
Chair of Red Tape Committee
Party
Liberal Democratic Party
Chamber
Senate

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

Suite 405 Henry Lawson Building
19 Roseby Street
Drummoyne, NSW, 2047

Postal address

PO Box 636
Drummoyne, NSW, 1470

Telephone:
(02) 9719 1078
Fax:
(02) 9181 5462
Toll Free:
1300 884 092

Parliament Office

PO Box 6100
Senate
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 3054
Fax:
(02) 6277 5945

Connect with Senator David Leyonhjelm

Email
senator.leyonhjelm@aph.gov.au
Social media

Websites
Party website

Alternative URL

http://www.aph.gov.au/Senator_Leyonhjelm

State/Territory

NSW map

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the Senate for New South Wales 2013 (term began 1.7.2014) and 2016.
Committee service
  • Joint Statutory: Law Enforcement from 25.11.14 to 9.5.16.
  • Senate Select: Wind Turbines from 27.11.14 to 3.10.15; Murray-Darling Basin Plan from 10.8.15 to 9.5.16 (Chair from 8.9.15 to 9.5.16); Red Tape Committee from 9.11.16 (Chair from 9.11.16).
Party positions
  • Registered officer, Liberal Democratic Party from 2007.
  • Treasurer, Liberal Democratic Party, 2007-14.
Personal
  • Born 1.4.1952, Nhill, Vic.
  • Married.
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • BVSc (Melb), LLB, MBA (Macq.).
  • Veterinary practitioner 1974-80.
  • Marketing manager 1980-88.
  • Industry development manager 1988-89.
  • Company director and agribusiness consultant 1989-2014.
Military Service
  • Army Reserve 1982-83.