Office details Connect Electorate details Parliament Office PO Box 6022 House of Representatives Parliament House Canberra ACT 2600 Telephone: (02) 6277 4144 Fax: (02) 6277 4177 Connect with Hon Scott Buchholz MP Social media Contact form Websites Personal website Party website Alternative URL https://www.aph.gov.au/S_Buchholz_MP Electorate details Wright, Queensland Electorate map Electorate profile Track Electorate Speeches First speech Recent speech Browse all speeches (Hansard) Biography Parliamentary service Elected to the House of Representatives for Wright, Queensland, 2010. Re-elected 2013, 2016 and 2019. Parliamentary positions Member of the Speaker's Panel from 12.9.2016. Ministerial appointments Assistant Minister for Roads and Transport from 28.8.2018 to 29.5.2019.Assistant Minister for Road Safety and Freight Transport from 29.5.2019. Committee service Joint Statutory: Public Works from 14.9.2016 to 1.7.2019 (Chair from 13.10.2018 to 28.8.2018). Joint Standing: Electoral Matters from 2.2.2016 to 9.5.2016 (Chair from 2.2.2016 to 9.5.2016); Electoral Matters from 14.9.2016 to 1.7.2019; Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity from 14.9.2016 to 1.7.2019. House of Representatives Standing: Economics from 25.10.2010 to 9.5.2016; Petitions from 4.12.2013 to 9.5.2016; Procedure from 4.12.2013 to 9.5.2016; Selection from 4.12.2013 to 12.10.2015; Appropriations and Administration from 13.5.2015 to 26.11.2015; House from 14.9.2015 to 26.11.2015; Petitions from 14.9.2016 to 11.4.2019; Economics from 14.9.2016 to 11.4.2019. Parliamentary party positions Government Whip in the House of Representatives from 18.9.2013 to 23.2.2015.Government Chief Whip in the House of Representatives from 23.2.2015 to 12.10.2015. Party positions Chair of the Liberal National Party Transition Action Committee.Chair of the Liberal National Party Condamine State Electorate Council.Delegate to the Nationals and Liberal National Party State Conference (Qld.) from 2007 to 2010.Member of the Liberal National Party Agenda Committee from 2008 to 2009.Assistant to the Liberal National Party State Campaign Director (Qld.), 2009. Personal Born 27.3.1968, Rockhampton, AustraliaMarried Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament Chief of Staff to Senator BTG Joyce.Ringer 1985-87.Agri-finance manager 1989-91.Managing director from 1992. Electorate Name: WrightLocation: The Division of Wright consists of: Lockyer Valley Regional Council, part of the Gold Coast City Council, part of the Ipswich City Council, part of the Logan City Council, part of the Scenic Rim Regional Council, and part of the Southern Downs Regional Council.Area: 7,577 Sq kmElectors enrolled: 112,115 (at 7.6.2019)Industries: Boutique tourism and a wide range of primary production activities.