Mr Andrew Giles MP

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Member for Scullin, Victoria

Positions
Deputy Chair of Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters
Party
Australian Labor Party
Chamber
House of Representatives

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

Shop 23-25
314-360 Childs Rd
Mill Park, VIC, 3082

Postal address

PO Box 167
Mill Park LPO, VIC, 3082

Telephone:
(03) 9404 1911
Fax:
(03) 9404 1725

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 4044
Fax:
(02) 6277 8417

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Scullin, Victoria, 2013. Re-elected 2016.
Committee service
  • Joint Standing: Public Accounts and Audit from 18.3.2014 to 9.5.2016; Electoral Matters from 15.9.2016.
  • House of Representatives Standing: Environment from 4.12.2013 to 9.5.2016; Indigenous Affairs from 4.12.2013 to 19.10.2015; Privileges and Members' Interests from 4.12.2013 to 9.5.2016; Infrastructure and Communications from 26.3.2014 to 13.10.2015; Infrastructure, Transport and Cities from 10.11.2015 to 9.5.2016; Infrastructure, Transport and Cities from 15.9.2016; Privileges and Members' Interests from 10.10.2016; Employment, Education and Training from 31.5.2017 to 21.5.2018 (Supplementary member from 14.6.2017 to 21.5.2018); Employment, Education and Training from 21.5.2018.
Parliamentary party positions
  • Shadow Assistant Minister for Schools from 23.7.2016.
Party positions
  • Member, Australian Labor Party from 1992
  • Delegate, ALP State Conference (Vic.) from 1997
  • Member, ALP State Administrative Committee (Vic.) from 1999
  • Party Officer and Trustee, ALP (Vic.) from 2006
  • Delegate, ALP National Conference 2007
  • Delegate, ALP National Conference 2009
  • Delegate, ALP National Conference 2011
Personal
  • Born 31.7.1973, Melbourne, Australia.
  • Married
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • B.A (Hons)(Melb.)
  • LL.B (Hons)(Melb.)
  • Senior Associate, Holding Redlich lawyers and consultants
  • Chief of Staff and Senior Adviser to Ministers Jennings and D'Ambrosio in the Bracks and Brumby Victorian Governments
  • Electorate officer
  • Principal lawyer, Slater and Gordon 2012-13
Electorate
  • Description: Outer Metropolitan
  • Location: north-eastern outskirts of Melbourne; it includes the suburbs of Diamond Creek, Epping, Lalor, Mill Park, Plenty, Watsonia North, Wattle Glen and Yarrambat, and parts of Bundoora, Greensborough, Hurstbridge, South Morang, Thomastown and Wollert.
  • Area: 169 Sq km
  • Electors enrolled: 110570 (at 2.7.2016)
  • Industries: manufacturing, light industrial, food processing, packaging and distribution, health and education.
  • Electorate: Scullin includes parts of the Victorian Legislative Assembly electorates of Bundoora, Eltham, Mill Park, Thomastown and Yan Yean.