Mr Ian Charles Blayney MLA ADipAgri

House:Legislative Assembly
Party:Liberal Party
Electorate:Geraldton

Inaugural Speech:


Speeches by Mr Ian Charles Blayney
Electorate Office:...
Shop 2
5 Chapman Road
Geraldton WA 6530

Ph: 9964 1640
Fax: 9964 2892
Email: geraldton@mp.wa.gov.au
Email2: isabelle.scott@mp.wa.gov.au
Email3: ian.blayney@mp.wa.gov.au


Extract from the Western Australian Parliamentary Handbook
BLAYNEY, Ian Charles, MLA
Member for Geraldton
Liberal Party

PARLIAMENTARY SERVICE

Elected to the 38th Parliament for Geraldton on 6 September 2008 in succession to Shane Robin Hill (defeated). Re-elected 2013.

Parliamentary Appointments

Acting Speaker of the Legislative Assembly from 16 April 2013 to 5 December 2013.
Acting Speaker of the Legislative Assembly from 19 May 2014 to 23 May 2014.
Acting Speaker of the Legislative Assembly from 8 June 2015 to 12 June 2015.
Acting Speaker of the Legislative Assembly from 23 August 2016 to 30 January 2017.



Standing Committees

Member, Education and Health Standing Committee from 13 November 2008 to 25 March 2011.
Member, Economics and Industry Standing Committee from 25 March 2011 to 30 January 2013.
Member, Parliamentary Services Committee from 13 November 2008 to 30 January 2013.
Member, Economics and Industry Standing Committee from 9 May 2013 to 30 January 2017. (Chairman from 15 May 2013 to 30 January 2017).



PERSONAL

Birth

Born 2 February 1962, Geraldton, Western Australia.

Marital Status

Married.

Qualifications and Occupation before entering Parliament

ADipAgri. Farmer.


ELECTORATE — SHORT DESCRIPTION

The electorate of
Geraldton is located in the Agricultural Region and includes parts of the City of Greater Geraldton; including all of the localities of Beachlands, Beresford, Bluff Point, Bootenal, Bringo, Burma Road, Cape Burney, Deepdale, Drummond Cove, East Chapman, Ellendale, Eradu, Eradu South, Georgina, Geraldton, Glenfield, Greenough, Karloo, Kojarena, Mahomets Flats, Meiru, Minnenooka, Moonyoonooka, Moresby, Mt Hill, Mt Tarcoola, Narngulu, Northern Gully, Rangeway, Rudds Gully, Sandsprings, South Greenough, Spalding, Strathalbyn, Sunset Beach, Tarcoola Beach, Tibradden, Utakarra, Walkaway, Wandina, Webberton, West End, Wicherina, Wonthella and Woorree and part of the localities of Waggrakine.
Enrolment (9 March 2015) 23,205; area 1,796 sq kms.