Hon. Joseph (Joe) Michael Francis MLA
Minister for Emergency Services; Corrective Services; Small Business; Veterans

House:Legislative Assembly
Party:Liberal Party

Inaugural Speech:

Speeches by Hon. Joseph (Joe) Michael Francis
Electorate Office:...
Suite 11
The Professional Centre
Corner Calley Drive and South Street
Leeming WA 6149

Postal Address:
P.O. Box 130,
Bull Creek
WA 6149
Ph: 9310 8777
Fax: 9332 8880
Email: joe.francis@mp.wa.gov.au

Ministerial Office:
7th Floor
Dumas House
2 Havelock Street
West Perth WA 6005
Ph: 6552 6500
Fax: 6552 6501
Email: Minister.Francis@dpc.wa.gov.au

Extract from the Western Australian Parliamentary Handbook
FRANCIS, Joseph (Joe) Michael, MLA
Member for Jandakot
Liberal Party


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

Parliamentary Appointments

Acting Speaker of the Legislative Assembly from 11 November 2008 to 9 August 2012.

Ministerial Appointments

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Finance; Commerce; Small Business from 29 June 2012 to 21 March 2013.
Minister for Emergency Services; Corrective Services; Veterans from 21 March 2013 to 5 August 2013.
Minister for Emergency Services; Corrective Services; Small Business; Veterans from 5 August 2013.

Standing Committees

Member Public Accounts Committee from 13 November 2008 (Deputy Chairman from 26 November 2008) to 14 August 2012.
Member Joint Standing Committee on Delegated Legislation from 13 November 2008 (Chairman from 3 December 2008) to 14 August 2012.



11 December 1970, Sydney, New South Wales.
Arrived in Western Australia 2000.

Qualifications and Occupation before entering Parliament

Naval Officer - Royal Australian Navy (Submariner).


The electorate of Jandakot is located in the South Metropolitan Region and includes the localities of Atwell, Aubin Grove, Banjup, Jandakot, Leeming, North Lake and parts of Bibra Lake and South Lake.
Enrolment (26 February 2007) 22,435; area 67 sq km.