Senator Anthony Chisholm

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Senator for Queensland

Positions
Deputy Chair of Joint Standing Committee on Northern Australia
Party
Australian Labor Party
Chamber
Senate

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

Crossroads
454 Gympie Road
Strathpine, QLD, 4500

Postal address

PO Box 2246
Strathpine, QLD, 4500

Telephone:
(07) 3881 3710

Parliament Office

PO Box 6100
Senate
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 3103
Fax:
(02) 6277 5772

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the Senate for Queensland 2016.
Committee service
  • Senate Standing: Regulations and Ordinances from 1.9.2016 to 1.7.2019.
  • Senate Select: Future of Work and Workers from 19.10.2017 to 19.9.2018; Fair Dinkum Power from 5.12.2018 to 28.6.2019 (Deputy Chair from 6.12.2018 to 28.6.2019); Jobs for the Future in Regional Areas from 1.8.2019.
  • Senate Legislative and General Purpose Standing: Environment and Communications: References from 1.9.2016 to 1.7.2019; Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport: References from 1.9.2016 to 1.7.2019; Environment and Communications: Legislation from 1.9.2016 to 1.7.2019; Legal and Constitutional Affairs: Legislation from 4.7.2019; Legal and Constitutional Affairs: References from 4.7.2019.
  • Joint Statutory: Corporations and Financial Services from 13.2.2019 to 1.7.2019 (Deputy Chair from 26.2.2019 to 1.7.2019).
  • Joint Standing: Trade and Investment Growth from 12.9.2016 to 1.7.2019; Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade from 14.9.2016 to 14.8.2017; National Disability Insurance Scheme from 22.7.2019; Northern Australia from 22.7.2019 (Deputy Chair from 1.8.2019).
Party positions
  • Member of the Australian Labor Party from 1995.
  • Organiser of the Australian Labor Party National Secretariat, 2004.
  • Organiser of the Australian Labor Party State Branch (Qld.) from 2004 to 2007.
  • Secretary of the Australian Labor Party State Branch (Qld.) from 2008 to 2014.
  • Campaign Director of Australian Labor Party State Branch (Qld.) from 2014 to 2015.
Personal
  • Born 24.2.1978, Brisbane, Australia
  • Married
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • BA (Griffith University).
  • Advisor, Leader of the Opposition, Hon. KM Rudd MP, 2007.
  • State Secretary, ALP Qld Branch, 2008-14.
  • Campaign Director, ALP Qld Branch, 2014-15.