Hon Luke Howarth MP


Member for Petrie, Queensland

Assistant Minister for Community Housing, Homelessness and Community Services
Liberal National Party of Queensland
House of Representatives

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

40 Hornibrook Esplanade
Clontarf, QLD, 4019

Postal address

PO Box 321
Clontarf, QLD, 4019

(07) 3284 8008
(07) 3284 8002

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

(02) 6277 4018
(02) 6277 2361


Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Petrie, Queensland, 2013. Re-elected 2016 and 2019.
Ministerial appointments
  • Assistant Minister for Community Housing, Homelessness and Community Services from 29.5.2019.
Committee service
  • Joint Standing: National Broadband Network from 14.9.2016 to 1.7.2019.
  • House of Representatives Standing: Publications from 4.12.2013 to 9.5.2016; Communications and the Arts from 14.9.2016 to 11.4.2019 (Chair from 14.9.2016 to 11.4.2019); Environment and Energy from 14.9.2016 to 11.4.2019.
  • Born 6.6.1972, Brisbane, Australia
  • Married
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • CertIIIPestMgt (Brisbane North Institute of TAFE)
  • Judo Black Belt, Sho Dan (Qld representative)
  • PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors)
  • DipBus (Brisbane North Institute of TAFE)
  • Sony Australia Ltd, 1993-2001
  • Managing director 2002-13
  • Description: Petrie
  • Location: outer north-eastern Brisbane; it includes the Brisbane suburbs of Bald Hills, Bracken Ridge, Carseldine and Fitzgibbon, and parts of Aspley and Bridgeman Downs. The localities in the Moreton Bay Regional Council include Clontarf, Deception Bay, Griffin, Kippa-Ring, Mango Hill, Margate, Newport, North Lakes, Redcliffe, Rothwell, Scarborough, Woody Point and part of Burpengary.
  • Area: 152 Sq km
  • Electors enrolled: 105,390 (at 2.7.2016)
  • Industries: mainly residential with some light industrial and commercial activities.