Hon Justine Elliot MP

Member for Richmond, New South Wales

Party
Australian Labor Party
Chamber
House of Representatives

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

Suite 6, Hallmark Centre, 107-111 Minjungbal Drive
Tweed Heads South, NSW, 2486

Postal address

PO Box 6996
Tweed Heads South, NSW, 2486

Telephone:
(07) 5523 4371
Fax:
(07) 5523 4379

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 4554
Fax:
(02) 6277 8520

Connect with Hon Justine Elliot MP

Email
Justine.Elliot.MP@aph.gov.au
Websites
Party website

Alternative URL

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

Electorate details

Richmond, New South Wales

Electorate map
Electorate profile

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Richmond, New South Wales, 2004, 2007, 2010, 2013 and 2016.
Ministerial appointments
  • Minister for Ageing from 3.12.07 to 14.9.10.
  • Parliamentary Secretary for Trade from 14.9.10 to 4.2.13.
Committee service
  • House of Representatives Standing: Health and Ageing from 2.12.04 to 17.10.07; Regional Australia from 6.2.13 to 9.5.16; Publications from 14.5.13 to 9.5.16; Petitions from 4.12.13 to 9.5.16 (Deputy Chair from 11.12.13 to 9.5.16) and from 15.9.16.
  • Joint Standing: Treaties from 6.2.13 to 14.5.13; Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity from 15.9.16.
  • Joint Statutory: Law Enforcement from 5.12.13 to 16.7.14; Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity from 16.7.14 to 9.5.16.
Party positions
  • Member, ALP from 1995.
  • President, ALP Tweed Coast Branch 2003-04.
Personal
  • Born 29.7.1967, Brisbane, Qld.
  • Married.
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • BA (Qld), GradDip in Human Resources and Industrial Relations (Griffith).
  • Police officer 1990-97.
  • Juvenile Justice Conference Convener, NSW Dept of Juvenile Justice 2002-03.
Electorate
    Description: rural.

    Location: New South Wales north coast; it includes the towns of Bangalow, Brunswick Heads, Byron Bay, Kingscliff, Lennox Head, Mullumbimby, Murwillumbah, Nimbin, Ocean Shores, Pottsville, Suffolk Park and Tweed Heads.

    Area: 2 148 sq km.

    Electors enrolled: 112 715 (at 2.7.16).
    Industries: Tourism, commercial fishing, agriculture including dairy, beef cattle, tropical fruits, sugarcane, coffee and macadamia nuts, sugar processing, timber, light engineering, boat building and cottage industries.

    State electorates: Richmond includes the New South Wales Assembly electorate of Tweed, and parts of Ballina and Lismore.