Ms Michelle Rowland MP

Michelle Rowland

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Member for Greenway, New South Wales

Australian Labor Party
House of Representatives

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Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

(02) 6277 4833
(02) 6277 8586

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

230 Prospect Highway
Seven Hills, NSW, 2147

Postal address
PO Box 686
Seven Hills, NSW, 1730

(02) 9671 4780
(02) 9671 5147

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Electorate details

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Greenway, New South Wales


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Parliamentary service

  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Greenway, New South Wales, 2010, 2013 and 2016.

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Committee service

  • House of Representatives Standing: Social Policy and Legal Affairs from 25.10.10 to 7.2.12 and from 14.8.12 to 5.8.13; Privileges and Members' Interests from 25.10.10 to 7.2.12; Infrastructure and Communications from 4.12.13 to 13.10.15; Publications from 4.12.13 to 9.5.16.
  • Joint Statutory: Human Rights from 4.12.13 to 14.5.15.
  • Joint Standing: Treaties from 25.10.10 to 7.2.12; National Broadband Network from 22.3.11 to 21.11.11 and from 14.8.12 to 5.8.13.
  • Joint Select: Constitutional Recognition of Local Government from 26.11.12 to 5.8.13.

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Parliamentary party positions

  • Shadow Assistant Minister for Communications from 18.10.13 to 13.10.15.
  • Shadow Minister for Citizenship and Multiculturalism from 18.10.13 to 23.07.16.
  • Shadow Minister for Small Business from 13.10.15 to 23.07.16.
  • Shadow Minister for Communications from 23.07.16.

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Party positions

  • Executive member, ALP National Labor Women's Network.
  • Member, ALP Administrative Committee (NSW).
  • Member, ALP Women's Forum (NSW).
  • Delegate, ALP State Conference (NSW) and National Conference.
  • Delegate, Greenway FEC.
  • Delegate, Riverstone SEC.
  • Secretary, ALP Lalor Park and Districts Branch.
  • Secretary, NSW Young Labor.
  • Senior Vice-President, NSW Young Labor.

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  • Born 16.11.1971, Blacktown, NSW.
  • Married.

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Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament

  • BA(Hons), LLB, LLM (Syd.).
  • Checkout operator 1987-95.
  • Electorate officer 1995-99.
  • Regulatory affairs adviser, NRMA Limited 1999-2000.
  • Senior lawyer, Gilbert and Tobin 2000-10.
  • Director, Western Sydney Area Health Service 2000-04.
  • Non-Executive Director, Western Sydney Parklands Trust 2007-10.
  • Director, Our Lady of Mercy, Parramatta 2008-10.
  • Chair, Screen NSW 2009-10.

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Local government service

  • Councillor, Blacktown City Council 2004-08.
  • Deputy Mayor, Blacktown City Council 2007-08.

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  • Description: outer metropolitan.
    Location: western outskirts of Sydney; it includes the suburbs of Acacia Gardens, Girraween, Glenwood, Kellyville Ridge, Kings Langley, Kings Park, Lalor Park, Parklea, Seven Hills, Stanhope Gardens, The Ponds, Toongabbie and parts of Blacktown, Pendle Hill, Prospect, Quakers Hill, Riverstone, Rouse Hill, Schofields and Vineyard.
    Area: 84 sq km (approx.).
    Electors enrolled: 101 829 (at 7.9.13).
    Industries: light and heavy engineering, smash repairs, electronics, food processing, warehousing and distribution, light industrial, educational facilities.
    State electorates: Greenway includes parts of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly electorates of Blacktown, Prospect, Riverstone and Seven Hills.

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