Hon Josh Frydenberg MP

Joshua Frydenberg

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Member for Kooyong, Victoria

Minister for the Environment and Energy
Liberal Party of Australia
House of Representatives

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Contact details

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

(02) 6277 7180
(02) N/A

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

695 Burke Road
Camberwell, VIC, 3124

Postal address
695 Burke Road
Camberwell, VIC, 3124

(03) 9882 3677
(03) 9882 3773


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Parliamentary service

  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Kooyong, Victoria, 2010, 2013 and 2016.

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Ministerial appointments

  • Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister from 18.9.13 to 23.12.14.
  • Assistant Treasurer from 23.12.14 to 21.9.15.
  • Minister for Resources, Energy and Northern Australia from 21.9.15 to 19.7.16.
  • Minister for the Environment and Energy from 19.7.16.

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Committee service

  • Joint Statutory: Public Accounts and Audit from 25.10.10 to 5.8.13.
  • Joint Select: Gambling Reform from 21.10.10 to 24.6.13.

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Party positions

  • Member, Liberal Party from 1999.

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  • Born 17.7.1971, Melbourne, Vic.
  • Married.

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Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament

  • BEc(Hons), LLB(Hons)(Monash), MPhil (Oxford), MPA (Harvard).
  • Commonwealth Scholar, UK Commonwealth Scholarship Commission.
  • Articled Clerk, Mallesons Stephen Jacques 1996-99 (interrupted by overseas study at Oxford).
  • Assistant Adviser to the Attorney-General, the Hon. DR Williams, AM, QC 1999.
  • Adviser to the Minister for Foreign Affairs, the Hon. AJG Downer, MP 1999-2001; Senior Adviser 2002-03.
  • Senior Adviser to the Prime Minister, the Hon. JW Howard, MP 2003-04.
  • Director, Deutsche Bank AG 2005-09.
  • Consultant, Deutsche Bank AG 2010.

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  • Description: inner metropolitan.
    Location: eastern Melbourne; it includes the inner eastern suburbs of Balwyn, Balwyn North, Camberwell, Canterbury, Hawthorn, Hawthorn East, Kew, Kew East and parts of Surrey Hills.
    Area: 52 sq km (approx.).
    Electors enrolled: 97 044 (at 7.9.13).
    Industries: retail and service industries.
    State electorates: Kooyong includes the Victorian Legislative Assembly electorate of Kew, and parts of Box Hill, Burwood and Hawthorn.

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