Hon Anika Wells MP

Hon Anika Wells MP

Member for Lilley

Minister for Aged Care
Minister for Sport
Australian Labor Party
House of Representatives

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

Ground floor
1176 Sandgate Road
Nundah, QLD, 4012

Postal address

PO Box 182
Nundah, QLD, 4012

(07) 3266 8244

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

(02) 6277 7720


Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Lilley, Queensland, 2019. Re-elected 2022.
Ministerial appointments
  • Minister for Aged Care from 1.6.2022.
  • Minister for Sport from 1.6.2022.
Committee service
  • House of Representatives Standing: Publications served as Deputy Chair from 22.7.2019 to 11.4.2022; Privileges and Members' Interests served from 24.7.2019 to 11.4.2022
  • Joint Select: Parliamentary Standards served from 17.2.2022 to 11.4.2022
  • Joint Standing: Northern Australia served from 10.9.2019 to 24.11.2021; Northern Australia served as Deputy Chair from 25.11.2021 to 11.4.2022
Parliamentary party positions
  • Australian Labor Party. Served: 18.05.2019 to present
  • Born: 11.8.1985, South Brisbane, Australia
  • Gender: Female
  • Marital Status: Married
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • LLB(Hons) (Griffith University).
  • BA(PolSci&Gov) (Griffith University).
  • Lawyer at Maurice Blackburn from 2014 to 2019.
  • Name: Lilley
  • Location: The Division of Lilley consists of: part of the Brisbane City Council, and part of the Moreton Bay Regional Council.
  • Area: 144 Sq km
  • Electors enrolled: 108,608 (at 7.6.2019)
  • Industries: The area is mostly residential but includes Brisbane's domestic and international airports, light and heavy engineering, sea-cargo facilities, chemical production, warehousing (civilian and military), oil refining and storage and various small industries.

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