Hon Kate Ellis MP

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Member for Adelaide, South Australia

Party
Australian Labor Party
Chamber
House of Representatives

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

161 Main North Road
Nailsworth, SA, 5083

Postal address

161 Main North Road
Nailsworth, SA, 5083

Telephone:
(08) 8269 2433
Fax:
(08) 8269 2488

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 4479
Fax:
(02) 6277 2216

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Adelaide, South Australia, 2004. Re-elected 2007, 2010, 2013 and 2016.
Ministerial appointments
  • Minister for Youth from 3.12.2007 to 9.6.2009.
  • Minister for Sport from 3.12.2007 to 14.9.2010.
  • Minister for Early Childhood Education, Childcare and Youth from 9.6.2009 to 14.9.2010.
  • Minister for the Status of Women from 14.9.2010 to 14.12.2011.
  • Minister for Employment Participation and Childcare from 14.9.2010 to 14.12.2011.
  • Minister for Employment Participation from 14.12.2011 to 18.9.2013.
  • Minister for Early Childhood and Childcare from 14.12.2011 to 1.7.2013.
  • Minister for Early Childhood, Childcare and Youth from 1.7.2013 to 18.9.2013.
Committee service
  • House of Representatives Standing: Family and Human Services from 2.12.2004 to 17.10.2007; Education and Employment from 4.12.2013 to 27.2.2014.
Parliamentary party positions
  • Shadow Minister for Education from 18.10.2013 to 23.7.2016.
  • Shadow Minister for Early Childhood from 18.10.2013 to 23.7.2016.
  • Shadow Minister for Early Childhood Education and Development from 23.7.2016 to 24.10.2017.
  • Shadow Minister for TAFE and Vocational Education from 23.7.2016 to 24.10.2017.
Party positions
  • Secretary, ALP Caucus Committee on Economics from 2004
  • Member, ALP National Policy Committee from 2005
Personal
  • Born 22.9.1977, Melbourne, Australia.
  • Married
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • Ministerial Adviser to the Hon. R McEwen, MHA (SA) 2003-04
  • Ministerial Adviser to the Deputy Premier (SA), the Hon. K Foley, MHA 2004
Electorate
  • Description: Inner Metropolitan
  • Location: central Adelaide; it includes the city of Adelaide and the suburbs of Ashford, Clarence Park, Enfield, Goodwood, Kent Town, Keswick, Kilburn, Maylands, North Adelaide, Northgate, Norwood, Parkside, Prospect, Rose Park, St Peters, Toorak Gardens, Unley and Walkerville.
  • Area: 76 Sq km
  • Electors enrolled: 109217 (at 2.7.2016)
  • Industries: markets, newspapers, military barracks, universities, brewery, bottlers, rail and bus terminals and Adelaide central business district.
  • Electorate: Adelaide includes the South Australian House of Assembly electorate of Adelaide, and parts of Ashford, Bragg, Croydon, Dunstan, Enfield, Torrens, Unley and West Torrens.