Hon Peter Dutton MP

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Member for Dickson, Queensland

Positions
Minister for Home Affairs
Party
Liberal Party of Australia
Chamber
House of Representatives

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

3/199 Gympie Road
Strathpine, QLD, 4500

Postal address

PO Box 2012
Strathpine, QLD, 4500

Telephone:
(07) 3205 9977
Fax:
(07) 3205 5111

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 7860
Fax:
(02) N/A

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Dickson, Queensland, 2001.. Re-elected 2004, 2007, 2010, 2013 and 2016.
Ministerial appointments
  • Minister for Workforce Participation from 26.10.04 to 27.1.06
  • Minister for Revenue and Assistant Treasurer from 27.1.06 to 3.12.07
  • Minister for Health from 18.9.13 to 23.12.14
  • Minister for Sport from 18.9.13 to 23.12.14
  • Cabinet Minister from 18.09.2013
  • Minister for Immigration and Border Protection from 23.12.2014 to 28.8.2018
  • Minister for Home Affairs from 20.12.17
Committee service
  • Joint Statutory: National Crime Authority from 20.03.2002 to 01.01.2003; Australian Crime Commission from 01.01.2003 to 31.08.2004.
  • House of Representatives Standing: Employment and Workplace Relations from 20.03.2002 to 31.08.2004; Family and Community Services from 20.03.2002 to 31.08.2004; Economics from 11.03.2008 to 25.09.2008.
Parliamentary party positions
  • Member, Opposition Shadow Ministry from 6.12.07 to 18.9.13
  • Shadow Minister for Finance, Competition Policy and Deregulation from 6.12.07 to 22.9.08
  • Shadow Minister for Health and Ageing from 22.9.08 to 18.9.13
Party positions
  • Member, Government Backbench Committees on Health and Ageing; Immigration, Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs
  • Member, Government Backbench Committees on Attorney-General, Justice and Customs
  • Policy Vice-Chair, Bayside Young Liberals 1989
  • Chair, Bayside Young Liberals 1990
  • Secretary, Liberal Party Brisbane Central Branch 2000
Personal
  • Born 18.11.1970, Brisbane, Australia.
  • Married
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • B.Bus. (QUT)
  • Police officer, 1990-99
  • Company director, 1993-01
Electorate
  • Description: Outer Metropolitan
  • Location: north-western outskirts of Brisbane; it includes the suburbs and towns of Albany Creek, Arana Hills, Bray Park, Brendale, Cashmere, Dayboro, Eatons Hill, Everton Hills, Ferny Hills, Joyner, Kallangur, Lawnton, Mount Glorious, Mount Nebo, Petrie, Samford Valley, Strathpine and Warner.
  • Area: 772 Sq km
  • Electors enrolled: 100674 (at 02.07.2016)
  • Industries: farming, retail and industrial activities.
  • Electorate: Dickson includes parts of the Queensland Legislative Assembly electorates of Everton, Ferny Grove, Kallangur and Pine Rivers.