Mr Nickolas Varvaris MP


Former Member

Liberal Party of Australia
House of Representatives


Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Barton, New South Wales, 2013. Defeated at general elections 2016.
Committee service
  • House of Representatives Standing: Environment from 4.12.13 to 9.5.16.
  • Joint Standing: Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade from 9.9.15 to 9.5.16.
Party positions
  • Member, Liberal Party from 1998.
  • Born 25.5.1974, Sydney, NSW.
  • Married.
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • BBus (UTS), CPA.
  • Accountant 1996-2013.
Local government service
  • Councillor, Kogarah City Council 1999-2014.
  • Mayor, Kogarah City Council 2006 and 2009-13; Deputy Mayor 2005 and 2007.
  • Emeritus Mayor, Kogarah City Council 2013.
  • Description: inner metropolitan.
  • Location: south eastern Sydney; it includes the suburbs of Arncliffe, Banksia, Bardwell Valley, Beverley Park, Bexley, Bexley North, Brighton-Le-Sands, Carss Park, Dolls Point, Kogarah, Kogarah Bay, Kyeemagh, Monterey, Ramsgate, Ramsgate Beach, Rockdale, Sandringham, Sans Souci, Turrella, Wolli Creek and parts of Beverly Hills, Carlton, Earlwood and Kingsgrove.
  • Area: 44 sq km (approx.).
  • Electors enrolled: 98 663 (at 7.9.13).
  • Industries: Light manufacturing, commercial and retail industry, tourism and health services.
  • State electorates: Barton includes the New South Wales Legislative Assembly electorate of Rockdale, and parts of Canterbury and Kogarah.