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Hon Wyatt Roy MP

Hon Wyatt Roy MP

Former Member

Party
Liberal Party of Australia
Chamber
House of Representatives

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Longman, Queensland, 2010. Re-elected 2013. Defeated at general elections 2016.
Ministerial appointments
  • Assistant Minister for Innovation from 21.9.2015 to 19.7.2016.
Committee service
  • Joint Statutory: Broadcasting of Parliamentary Proceedings (formerly Broadcasting) from 25.10.2010 to 5.8.2013.
  • Joint Standing: Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade from 4.12.2013 to 12.10.2015; National Disability Insurance Scheme from 4.12.2013 to 19.3.2014; Treaties from 4.12.2013 to 12.10.2015 (Chair from 10.12.2013 to 12.10.2015).
  • House of Representatives Standing: Climate Change, Environment and the Arts from 25.10.2010 to 5.8.2013.
Party positions
  • President of the Young Liberal National Party Sunshine Coast Branch from 2009 to 2010.
Personal
  • Born 22.5.1990, Buderim, Australia
  • Single
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • Farmer.
  • Participation assistant at the University of Queensland, 2009.
  • Electorate officer to A Powell MLA (Qld) from 2009 to 2010.
Electorate
  • Name: Longman
  • Location: southern Queensland to the north and north-west of Brisbane; suburbs and towns include Beachmere, Bribie Island, part of Burpengary, Caboolture, Dakabin, Donnybrook, part of Kallangur, Morayfield, Mount Mee, Narangba, Ningi, Toorbul and Woodford.
  • Area: 1,239 Sq km
  • Electors enrolled: 105,026 (at 2.7.2016)
  • Industries: tourism, light industry, beef cattle, horse studs, prawn farming, poultry farms, pig farming, and various crops including grains, pineapples, fruit and flower farms.
  • Includes: Longman includes the Queensland Legislative Assembly electorates of Morayfield and Pumicestone, and parts of Glass House, Kallangur, Murrumba and Pine Rivers.