Hon. Rita Saffioti MLA BBus
Minister for Transport; Planning; Lands

House:Legislative Assembly
Party:Australian Labor Party
Electorate:West Swan

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Speeches by Hon. Rita Saffioti
Electorate Office:...
Unit 1
23 Exhibition Drive
Malaga WA 6090

Postal Address:
PO Box 2656
Malaga WA 6944
Ph: 9248 3822
Fax: 9248 3922
Email: westswan@mp.wa.gov.au
Mob: 0439 155 046 (SMS)


Ministerial Office:
9th Floor
Dumas House
2 Havelock Street
WEST PERTH WA 6005
Ph: (08) 6552 5500
Fax: (08) 6552 5501
Email: Minister.Saffioti@dpc.wa.gov.au


Extract from the Western Australian Parliamentary Handbook
SAFFIOTI, Rita, MLA
Member for West Swan
Australian Labor Party

PARLIAMENTARY SERVICE

Elected to the Thirty-Eighth Parliament for West Swan (new seat) on 6 September 2008. Re-elected 2013, 2017.


Ministerial Appointments

Minister for Transport; Planning; Lands from 17 March 2017.


Shadow Ministerial Appointments

Shadow Minister for Planning; Finance; Government Accountability; Women's Interests from 9 April 2013 to 26 June 2015.
Shadow Minister for Planning; Finance; Transport; Infrastructure from 26 June 2015 to 11 March 2017.



STANDING COMMITTEES

Member, Public Accounts Committee 15 October 2009 to 30 January 2013.
Member, Education and Health Standing Committee from 9 May 2013 to 30 January 2017. (Deputy Chairman from 15 May 2013 to 30 January 2017).


PERSONAL

Birth

Born 26 May 1972, Perth, Western Australia.


Qualifications and Occupation Before Entering Parliament

BBus. Research officer; Economics Adviser; Chief of Staff, Office of the Premier.


ELECTORATE - SHORT DESCRIPTION

The electorate of West Swan is located in the East Metropolitan Region and includes all or parts of the City of Swan and the City of Wanneroo.
Comprising of all or parts of of the localities of Ballajura, Banksia Grove, Baskerville, Belhus, Bennett Springs, Brabham, Cullacabardee, Dayton, Gnangara, Henley Brook, Herne Hill, Jandabup, Lexia, Madeley, Malaga, Maringiup. Middle Swan, Millendon, Upper Swan, Wangara, Wanneroo, West Swan and Whiteman.

Enrolment (2017) 28,323; area 246 sq kms.