Senator Scott Ludlam

Scott Ludlam

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Senator for Western Australia

Party
Australian Greens
Chamber
Senate

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Contact details

Parliament Office

PO Box 6100
Senate
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 3467
Fax:
(02) 6277 5821

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

8 Cantonment Street
Fremantle, WA, 6160

Postal address
8 Cantonment Street
Fremantle, WA, 6160

Telephone:
(08) 9335 7477
Fax:
(08) 9335 7499
Toll Free:
1300 733 450

Connect with Scott Ludlam

Email
senator.ludlam@aph.gov.au
Websites
Party website

Alternative URL

www.aph.gov.au/Senator_Ludlam

Biography

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Parliamentary service

  • Elected to the Senate for Western Australia 2007 (term began 1.7.2008) and 2014.

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Parliamentary positions

  • Temporary Chair of Committees from 13.5.10 to 7.7.14.

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Committee service

  • Senate Standing: Privileges from 13.10.11; Procedure from 19.6.12 to 14.8.12.
  • Senate Legislative and General Purpose Standing: Environment, Communications and the Arts from 1.7.08 to 14.5.09; Environment, Communications and the Arts: Legislation and References Committees from 14.5.09 to 27.9.10; Environment and Communications: Legislation and References Committees from 30.9.10 to 5.7.11; Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade from 4.9.08 to 14.5.09; Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade: Legislation and References Committees from 14.5.09 to 11.11.13 and from 7.7.14; Legal and Constitutional Affairs: Legislation and References Committees from 14.5.09 to 5.7.11.
  • Senate Select: National Broadband Network from 10.2.09 to 17.6.10 and from 14.11.13; Reform of the Australian Federation from 21.6.10 to 30.6.11.
  • Joint Standing: Treaties from 4.9.08 to 7.7.14; Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade from 26.11.08 to 5.8.13; National Broadband Network from 21.3.11 to 5.8.13.
  • Joint Select: Cyber-Safety from 17.3.10 to 24.6.13; Broadcasting Legislation from 14.3.13 to 24.6.13.

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Conferences, delegations and visits

  • Member, Parliamentary Delegation to Timor-Leste, August 2009.
  • Member, Parliamentary Delegation to China and Hong Kong, November 2009.

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Parliamentary party positions

  • Australian Greens portfolios: Broadband, Communications and Digital Economy; Housing; Nuclear; Mining (Western Australia); Transport, Infrastructure, Waste and Sustainable Cities; Burma; Assisting on Defence from 1.7.11 to 1.7.12; Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy; Burma; Heritage; Housing; Infrastructure; Mining (WA); Nuclear; Sustainable Cities; Assisting on Defence; Assisting on National Security from 1.7.12 to 11.11.13; Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy; Housing; Nuclear; Infrastructure, Heritage and Sustainable Cities; Assisting Defence Materiel; Assisting on Resources and Energy from 11.11.13 to 1.7.14; Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy; Defence; Housing and Sustainable Cities; Nuclear from 1.7.14.

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Personal

  • Born 10.1.1970, Palmerston North, New Zealand.

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Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament

  • BA Design (Curtin University), GradDip Policy Studies (Murdoch).
  • Graphic designer.
  • Research officer.
  • Electorate officer to Senator RM Siewert.

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