Hon. Peter Charles Tinley AM, MLA BA, MDefStud
Minister for Housing; Veterans Issues; Youth

House:Legislative Assembly
Party:Australian Labor Party

Inaugural Speech:

Speeches by Hon. Peter Charles Tinley
Electorate Office:...
273 South Street
Hilton WA 6163

Postal Address:
PO Box 124
Hamilton Hill
Ph: 9331 8015
Fax: 9331 8017
Email: willagee@mp.wa.gov.au
Website: www.petertinley.com.au

Ministerial Office:
7th Floor
Dumas House
2 Havelock Street
Ph: (08) 6552 5300
Fax: (08) 6552 5301
Email: Minister.Tinley@dpc.wa.gov.au

Extract from the Western Australian Parliamentary Handbook
TINLEY, Peter Charles, MLA
Member for Willagee
Australian Labor Party


Elected to the Thirty–Eighth Parliament for Willagee at the by-election on 24 November 2009, held to fill the vacancy consequent upon the resignation of Mr Alan John Carpenter. Re-elected in 2013, 2017.

Ministerial Appointments

Minister for Mines and Petroleum; Veterans Issues; Youth from 17 March 2017 to 22 March 2017.
Minister for Housing; Veterans Issues; Youth from 22 March 2017.

Standing Committees

Member, Economics and Industry Standing Committee from 9 May 2013 to 30 January 2017.

Sessional Committees

Member, Parliamentary Services Committee from 9 May 2013 to 30 January 2017.

Shadow Ministerial Appointments

Shadow Minister for Planning; Housing; Local Jobs from 27 January 2012 to 1 November 2012.
Shadow Minister for Science; Trade; Asian Engagement; Lands; Gascoyne; Goldfields-Esperance from 26 June 2015.



Born 9 July 1962, Subiaco, Western Australia.

Marital Status


Qualifications and Occupation before entering Parliament

BA; MDefStud. Business Owner; Member of Military Forces.


The electorate of Willagee is located in the South Metropolitan Region and includes parts of the Cities of Cockburn, Fremantle and Melville; including all of the localities of Coolbellup, Hilton, O'Connor, Samson and Willagee; and parts of Bibra Lake, Hamilton Hill, Kardinya, Melville, and Spearwood.
Enrolment (9 March 2015) 24,467; area: 21 sq kms.