Extract from the Western Australian Parliamentary Handbook
HOLT, Hon. Colin, MLC
Member for South West Region
The Nationals WA
Elected to the Thirty-eighth Parliament for the South West Region on 6 September 2008 (for the term commencing on 22 May 2009). Re-elected 2013, 2017, for the terms commencing 22 May.
Deputy Chair of Committees: 21 June 2011 - 21 May 2013.
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Training and Workforce Development; Water; Forestry: 21 March 2013 - 11 December 2013.
Parliamentary Secretary to the Regional Development; Lands; Minister assisting the Minister for State Development: 11 December 2013 - 8 December 2014.
Minister for Housing; Racing and Gaming: 8 December 2014 - 15 August 2016.
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Housing; Racing and Gaming; and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Water; Sport and Recreation; Forestry: 15 August 2016 - 17 March 2017.
Member, Standing Committee on Environment and Public Affairs: 4 June 2009 - 21 May 2013.
Member, Standing Committee on Procedure and Privileges: 21 June 2011 - 6 March 2012.
Member, Standing Committee on Procedure and Privileges: 22 May 2013 - 16 December 2014.
Deputy Chair, Standing Committee on Environment and Public Affairs: 23 May 2017 - present.
Member, Joint Select Committee on End of Life Choices: 23 August 2017 - 23 August 2018.
Born 31 August 1963, Goomalling, Western Australia.
Occupation before entering Parliament and Qualifications
Community Development Consultant.
Bachelor of Science (Zoology)
SOUTH WEST REGION - ELECTORATE PROFILE
South West Region covers eight districts, Albany, Bunbury, Collie-Preston, Dawesville, Mandurah, Murray-Wellington, Vasse and Warren-Blackwood.