Mr Scott Buchholz MP

Member for Wright, Queensland

Chair of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Public Works
Liberal Party of Australia
House of Representatives

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21 William Street
Beaudesert, QLD, 4285

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PO Box 628
Beaudesert, QLD, 4285

(07) 5541 0150
(07) 5541 4150

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PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

(02) 6277 4144
(02) 6277 4177

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Wright, Queensland

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Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Wright, Queensland, 2010, 2013 and 2016.
Parliamentary positions
  • Member, Speaker's Panel from 12.9.16.
Committee service
  • House of Representatives Standing: Economics from 25.10.10 to 9.5.16 and from 14.9.16; Petitions from 4.12.13 to 9.5.16 and from 14.9.16; Procedure from 4.12.13 to 9.5.16; Selection from 4.12.13 to 12.10.15; Appropriations and Administration from 13.5.15 to 26.11.15; House from 14.9.15 to 26.11.15.
  • Joint Standing: Electoral Matters from 2.2.16 to 9.5.16 (Chair from 2.2.16 to 9.5.16) and from 14.9.16; Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity from 14.9.16; Public Works from 14.9.16.
Parliamentary party positions
  • Government Whip from 18.9.13 to 23.2.15; Chief Government Whip from 23.2.15 to 12.10.15.
Party positions
  • Delegate, Nationals and Liberal National Party State Conferences (Qld) 2007-10.
  • Member, Liberal National Party Agenda Committee 2008-09.
  • Assistant to State Campaign Director, Liberal National Party (Qld) 2009.
  • Chair, Liberal National Party Transition Action Committee.
  • Chair, Liberal National Party Condamine State Electorate Council.
  • Born 27.3.1968, Rockhampton, Qld.
  • Married.
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • Ringer 1985-87.
  • Agri-finance manager 1989-91.
  • Managing director from 1992.
  • Chief of Staff to Senator BTG Joyce.
    Description: rural.

    Location: south-eastern Queensland, to the south and west of Brisbane: it includes the centres of Aratula, Beaudesert, Beechmont, Boonah, Canungra, Forest Hill, Gatton, Harrisville, Hillview, Jimboomba, Laidley, North Ipswich, Rathdowney, Springbrook and Tamborine, and parts of Mudgeeraba and Nerang.
    Area: 7 589 sq km.
    Electors enrolled: 99 969 (at 2.7.16).
    Industries: boutique tourism and a wide range of primary production activities.
    State electorates: Wright includes the Queensland Legislative Assembly electorate of Beaudesert and parts of Albert, Algester, Gaven, Lockyer, Logan and Mudgeeraba.