Former Senator Mehmet Tillem

Former Senator

Party
Australian Labor Party
Chamber
Senate

Seating Plan

Seating map

Parliament Office

PO Box 6100
Senate
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 3862
Fax:
(02) 6277 5868

Electorate Office

Principal Office

240 Sydney Road
Coburg, VIC, 3058

Postal address

240 Sydney Road
Coburg, VIC, 3058

Telephone:
(03) 9384 6077
Fax:
(03) 9384 6644

Connect with Former Senator Mehmet Tillem

Websites

Alternative URL

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

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Chosen by the Parliament of Victoria on 21.8.2013 under section 15 of the Constitution to represent that State in the Senate, vice the Hon. DI Feeney (resigned). Defeated at general elections 2013 (term ended 30.6.2014).
Committee service
  • Senate Standing: Library from 12.11.13 to 30.6.14.
  • Senate Legislative and General Purpose Standing: Education, Employment and Workplace Relations: Legislation and References Committees from 12.11.13 to 30.6.14; Finance and Public Administration: Legislation and References Committees from 12.11.13 to 30.6.14.
  • Joint Standing: Electoral Matters from 4.12.13 to 30.6.14; Parliamentary Library from 4.12.13 to 30.6.14.
Party positions
  • Member, ALP from 1993.
  • Member, ALP State Administrative Committee (Vic.).
  • Member, ALP Public Office Selection Committee 2008.
  • Member, ALP Rules Revision Committee.
  • Delegate, ALP State Conference (Vic.).
  • Member, ALP Housing and Local Government Committee; Immigration and Ethnic Policy Committee.
Personal
  • Married.
  • Born 10.9.1974, Tavas, Turkey.
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • Research manager.
  • Ministerial adviser 2012-13.