Mr Andrew Giles MP

Member for Scullin, Victoria

Party
Australian Labor Party
Chamber
House of Representatives

Seating Plan

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Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

Shop 23-25
314-360 Childs Rd
Mill Park, VIC, 3082

Postal address

PO Box 167
Mill Park LPO, VIC, 3082

Telephone:
(03) 9404 1911
Fax:
(03) 9404 1725

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 4044
Fax:
(02) 6277 8417

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Websites
Party website

Alternative URL

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

Electorate details

Scullin, Victoria

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Electorate profile

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Scullin, Victoria, 2013 and 2016.
Committee service
  • House of Representatives Standing: Environment from 4.12.13 to 9.5.16; Indigenous Affairs from 4.12.13 to 19.10.15; Privileges and Members' Interests from 4.12.13 to 9.5.16 and from 10.10.16.; Infrastructure and Communications from 26.3.14 to 13.10.15; Infrastructure, Transport and Cities from 10.11.15 to 9.5.16 and from 15.9.16.
  • Joint Standing: Public Accounts and Audit from 18.3.14 to 9.5.16; Electoral Matters from 15.9.16.
Parliamentary party positions
  • Shadow Assistant Minister for Schools from 23.07.16.
Party positions
  • Member, Australian Labor Party from 1992.
  • Delegate, ALP State Conference (Vic.) from 1997.
  • Member, ALP State Administrative Committee (Vic.) from 1999.
  • Party Officer and Trustee, ALP (Vic.) from 2006.
  • Delegate, ALP National Conference 2007, 2009 and 2011.
Personal
  • Born 31.7.1973, Melbourne, Vic.
  • Married.
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • BA(Hons), LLB(Hons)(Melb.).
  • Senior Associate, Holding Redlich lawyers and consultants.
  • Chief of Staff and Senior Adviser to Ministers Jennings and D'Ambrosio in the Bracks and Brumby Victorian Governments.
  • Electorate officer.
  • Principal lawyer, Slater and Gordon 2012-13.
Electorate
    Description: outer metropolitan.

    Location: north-eastern outskirts of Melbourne; it includes the suburbs of Diamond Creek, Epping, Lalor, Mill Park, Plenty, Watsonia North, Wattle Glen and Yarrambat, and parts of Bundoora, Greensborough, Hurstbridge, South Morang, Thomastown and Wollert.

    Area: 169 sq km.
    Electors enrolled: 110 570 (at 2.7.16).
    Industries: manufacturing, light industrial, food processing, packaging and distribution, health and education.

    State electorates: Scullin includes parts of the Victorian Legislative Assembly electorates of Bundoora, Eltham, Mill Park, Thomastown and Yan Yean.