Mr Adam Bandt MP

Adam Bandt

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Member for Melbourne, Victoria

Party
Australian Greens
Chamber
House of Representatives

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Contact details

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 4775
Fax:
(02) 6277 8583

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

280 King St
Melbourne, VIC, 3000

Postal address
280 King St
Melbourne, VIC, 3000

Telephone:
(03) 9642 0922
Fax:
(03) 9642 0599

Connect with Mr Adam Bandt MP

Email
adam.bandt.mp@aph.gov.au
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Websites
Personal website
Party website

Alternative URL

www.aph.gov.au/A_Bandt_MP

Biography

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Parliamentary service

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

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Committee service

  • House of Representatives Standing: Selection from 20.10.10 to 5.8.13.
  • Joint Select: Australia's Immigration Detention Network from 23.6.11 to 30.3.12; Australia's Clean Energy Future Legislation from 14.9.11 to 7.10.11.

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Parliamentary party positions

  • Deputy Leader of the Australian Greens from 13.4.12.
  • Australian Greens portfolios: Employment and Workplace Relations; Emergency Services; Banking; Innovation and Industry, including High Speed Rail; Science and Research; Assisting on Climate and Energy; House of Representatives Reform from 1.7.11 to 1.7.12; Employment and Workplace Relations; Emergency Services; Banking; Innovation and Industry, including High Speed Rail; Science and Research; Assisting on Climate and Energy; House of Representatives Reform from 1.7.12.

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Party positions

  • National Convener, Australian Greens 2009.

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Personal

  • Born 11.3.1972, Adelaide, SA.
  • Partner.

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Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament

  • BA(Hons)(Murdoch), PhD (Monash).
  • Research officer, Swinburne Student Union 1996.
  • Research officer, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology Student Union 1997.
  • Solicitor and Partner, Slater and Gordon 1997-2008.
  • Barrister 2008-10.

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Electorate

  • Description: inner metropolitan.
    Location: inner Melbourne; it includes the central business district and the suburbs of Abbotsford, Ascot Vale, Carlton, Carlton North, Collingwood, East Melbourne, Fitzroy, Flemington, Kensington, North Melbourne, Parkville, Richmond and West Melbourne, and parts of Docklands and Fitzroy North.
    Area: 46 sq km (approx.).
    Electors enrolled: 98 665 (at 7.9.13).
    Industries: heavy and light engineering, extensive manufacturing, commercial and retail activities (including Melbourne markets and central business district), dockyards, clothing and footwear industries, warehousing and distribution of whitegoods.
    State electorates: Melbourne includes the Victorian Legislative Assembly electorates of Melbourne and Richmond, and parts of Brunswick, Essendon and Northcote.

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