Former Senator Steve Fielding

Former Senator

Positions
Leader and Whip of the Family First Party
Party
Family First Party
Chamber
Senate

Seating Plan

Seating map

Parliament Office

PO Box 6100
Senate
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 3711
Fax:
(02) 6277 5713

Electorate Office

Principal Office

255 Blackburn Road
Mount Waverley, VIC, 3149

Postal address

255 Blackburn Road
Mount Waverley, VIC, 3149

Telephone:
(03) 9802 1922
Fax:
(03) 9802 8236
Toll Free:
1300 736 017

Connect with Former Senator Steve Fielding

Websites
Personal website
Party website

Speeches

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Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the Senate for Victoria 2004 (term began 1.7.2005). Defeated at general elections 2010 (term ended 30.6.2011).
Committee service
  • Senate Standing: Selection of Bills from 9.5.07 to 30.6.11; Library from 16.9.08 to 30.6.11.
  • Senate Legislative and General Purpose Standing: Community Affairs: Legislation Committee from 10.8.05 to 27.2.06.
  • Senate Select: Fuel and Energy from 1.7.08 to 11.11.08.
  • Joint Statutory: Australian Crime Commission from 1.9.08 to 25.11.10; Law Enforcement from 25.11.10 to 30.6.11; Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity from 14.5.09 to 30.6.11.
  • Joint Standing: Parliamentary Library from 16.9.08 to 30.6.11; National Capital and External Territories from 25.10.10 to 30.6.11.
  • Joint Select: Christmas Island Tragedy from 3.3.11 to 30.6.11.
Conferences, delegations and visits
  • Member, Parliamentary Delegation to Brazil and Uruguay, June-July 2007.
  • Member, Parliamentary Delegation to Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, September-October 2008.
  • Member, Parliamentary Delegation to Trinidad and Tobago and USA, July 2006.
  • Member, Parliamentary Delegation to Ireland and Italy, June-July 2010.
Parliamentary party positions
  • Federal Leader, Family First Party from 1.7.05 to 30.6.11.
  • Family First Party Whip in the Senate from 9.5.07 to 30.6.11.
Party positions
  • Director, Family First Party from 2004.
Personal
  • Born 17.10.1960, Melbourne, Vic.
  • Married.
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • MBA (Monash), BE (RMIT).
  • Engineer.
  • Executive.
Local government service
  • Councillor, Knox City Council.