Ms Madeleine King MP

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Member for Brand, Western Australia

Positions
Deputy Chair of Publications Committee
Party
Australian Labor Party
Chamber
House of Representatives

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

Units 4 and 5, 95 Chalgrove Ave
Rockingham, WA, 6168

Postal address

PO Box 5062
Rockingham Beach, WA, 6969

Telephone:
(08) 9527 9377
Fax:
(02) 6277 8438

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 4354
Fax:
(02) 6277 8438

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Brand, Western Australia, 2016.
Committee service
  • Joint Standing: Treaties from 1.9.2016 to 17.10.2016; Human Rights from 15.9.2016; Northern Australia from 12.10.2016 to 7.11.2016; Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade from 17.10.2016; Public Accounts and Audit from 17.10.2016.
  • House of Representatives Standing: Social Policy and Legal Affairs from 15.9.2016 to 12.10.2016; Publications from 10.10.2016; Economics from 7.11.2016 to 7.12.2017; Indigenous Affairs from 14.9.2017 to 4.12.2017; Indigenous Affairs from 9.5.2018.
Parliamentary party positions
  • Shadow Minister for Consumer Affairs from 28.6.2018.
  • Shadow Minister Assisting for Small Business from 28.6.2018.
  • Shadow Minister Assisting for Resources from 28.6.2018.
Party positions
  • Member, ALP, June 2005-present
Personal
  • Born 31.3.1973, Kwinana, Australia.
  • Married
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • LL.B (UWA)
  • Solicitor, private legal practice (Commercial Law), 1997-2005
  • Admitted as Solicitor and Barrister to the Supreme Court of WA, 1998
  • Admitted as a Solicitor to the High Court of Australia, 2004
  • Research Contracts Lawyer, The University of Western Australia (UWA), 2005-08
  • Chief of Staff, UWA, 2008-11
  • Adviser, CHOGM 2011 and Ministerial Adviser, Hon. G Gray MP, 2011-12
  • Director, UWA Centenary Celebrations and Principal Adviser (Strategic Projects), UWA, 2012-13
  • Chief Operating Officer, Perth USAsia Centre, 2012-16
Local government service
  • Member, Community Consultation Committee, City of Rockingham from 2005 to 2007
  • Member, Stakeholder Reference Group, Cape Peron Marina, Rockingham (est. WA Department of Planning and Infrastructure), 2005-06
Electorate
  • Description: Outer Metropolitan
  • Location: south of Perth; it includes the centres of Kwinana, Rockingham and Garden Island; suburbs include Anketell, Baldivis, Bertram, Calista, Casuarina, Cooloongup, East Rockingham, Golden Bay, Hillman, Hope Valley, Karnup, Keralup (part), Kwinana Beach, Kwinana Town Centre, Leda, Mandogalup, Medina, Naval Base, Orelia, Parmelia, Peron, Port Kennedy, Postans, Rockingham, Safety Bay, Secret Harbour, Singleton, Shoalwater, The Spectacles, Waikiki, Wandi, Warnbro and Wellard.
  • Area: 377 Sq km
  • Electors enrolled: 98113 (at 2.7.2016)
  • Industries: heavy industry in the Kwinana industrial area, alumina refining, medical, construction, retail trade and the naval base, HMAS Stirling, on Garden Island.