Senator Kimberley Kitching

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Senator for Victoria

Party
Australian Labor Party
Chamber
Senate

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

Commonwealth Parliamentary Offices
4 Treasury Place
East Melbourne, VIC, 3002

Postal address

Commonwealth Parliamentary Offices, 4 Treasury Place
East Melbourne, VIC, 3002

Telephone:
(03) 9391 4952

Parliament Office

PO Box 6100
Senate
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 3294
Fax:
(02) 6277 5814

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Chosen by the Parliament of Victoria 25.10.2016 under section 15 of the Constitution to represent that State in the Senate, vice the Hon. SM Conroy (resigned).
Committee service
  • Senate Legislative and General Purpose Standing: Education and Employment Legislation and References from 8.11.16 to 22.11.16; Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References from 8.11.16 and susbtitute member Legislation on 15.12.17; Finance and Public Administration Legislation and References from 8.11.16; Legal and Constitutional Affairs References from 22.6.17.
  • Senate Standing: Publications from 22.11.16; Privileges from 29.11.17.
  • Senate Select: Exposure Draft of the Marriage Amendment (Same-Sex Marriage) Bill from 1.12.16; Strengthening Multiculturalism from 23.3.17; Obesity Epidemic in Australia from 10.5.18.
  • Joint Standing: Treaties from 10.11.16; Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade from 15.2.18
  • Joint Select: Government Procurement from 1.12.16.
Party positions
  • Member, Australian Labor Party from 1993.
  • Delegate, ALP Melbourne Ports FEA, 1999.
  • Member, ALP Legal Affairs Policy Committee, 2000.
  • Treasurer, ALP Caulfield Branch, 2001.
  • President, ALP Carlton Branch, 2004.
  • Delegate, ALP State Conference Melbourne FEA, 2008.
  • Member, ALP Administrative Committee, 2008.
  • Assistant Secretary, ALP Wills FEA, 2014.
  • Delegate, ALP National Conference, 2015.
  • Member, ALP State Municipal Coordination Committee, 2015.
Personal
  • Born 16.2.1970, Brisbane, Qld.
  • Married.
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • BA & LLB (UQ).
  • Manager, private Information Technology and Human Resources companies.
  • Senior Advisor, Treasurer of Victoria and Minister for Industry, Trade, Major Projects and Information Technology (Vic).
  • General Manager, Health Workers Union.
  • Special Counsel, Cornwall Stodart.
Local government service
  • Councillor, City of Melbourne, 2001-04.