Ms Julia Banks MP

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Member for Chisholm, Victoria

Positions
Chair of Standing Committee on Social Policy and Legal Affairs
Party
Liberal Party of Australia
Chamber
House of Representatives

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

Level 1, 140 Burwood Highway
Burwood, VIC, 3125

Postal address

PO Box 102
Burwood, VIC, 3125

Telephone:
(03) 9808 3188
Fax:
(03) 9232 8819

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 4029
Fax:
(02) 6277 8477

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Chisholm, Victoria, 2016.
Committee service
  • House of Representatives Standing: Economics from 14.9.16; Social Policy and Legal Affairs from 14.9.16 (Chair from 6.2.18).
Personal
  • Born Melbourne, Vic.
  • Married.
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • BA (Monash), 1984.
  • LLB (Monash), 1986.
  • GAICD.
  • Lawyer, Private Practice.
  • Corporate Counsel, Hoechst Australia.
  • General Counsel (Australia/NZ), Senior Counsel (Asia Pacific), Director Corporate Affairs (Australia/NZ, Asia Pacific), Kraft Foods, 1992-2008.
  • General Counsel and Company Secretary; Head of Compliance and Risk Management, GlaxoSmithKline Australasia, 2009-14.
  • Chief General Counsel and Company Secretary, George Weston Foods, 2014-16.
Electorate
  • Description: inner metropolitan.
  • Location: eastern Melbourne; it includes the suburbs of Ashwood, Blackburn South, Box Hill, Box Hill North, Box Hill South, Burwood, Chadstone, Huntingdale, Mont Albert, Mount Waverley and Oakleigh East, and parts of Clayton, Forest Hill, Mont Albert North, Oakleigh and Surrey Hills.
  • Area: 65 sq km.
  • Electors Enrolled: 97 424 (at 2.7.16).
  • Industries: higher education, retail and service industries, metal, transport and electrical firms, warehouses.
  • State electorates: Chisholm includes parts of the Victorian Legislative Assembly electorates of Box Hill, Burwood, Clarinda, Forest Hill, Mt Waverley and Oakleigh.