Legislative Assembly

Live Broadcast of Proceedings

(available during Sitting)

Legislative Assembly Crest

Current Sitting Details and Chamber Documents

The Legislative Assembly is sitting today commencing at 12:00 PM
Notice Paper No 182, Questions No 182

Contact Us

Legislative Assembly Office

address:1st Floor, Parliament House Harvest Terrace PERTH WA 6000
telephone:61 8 9222 7390
facsmile:61 8 9222 7803

Committee Office

address:1st Floor, 11 Harvest Terrace WEST PERTH WA 6005
telephone:61 8 9222 7494
facsmile:61 8 9222 7804

The Legislative Assembly is the lower House of the Parliament of Western Australia, and comprises 59 members elected from single member electoral districts by a system of preferential voting. The Legislative Assembly's six principal roles and functions are:

  • forming a government
  • approving the finance for government operations
  • scrutinising the government's performance
  • legislating
  • providing a forum for matters of public concern, and
  • representing the people of Western Australia

The following links provide further information relating to these roles and functions, and other matters related to the Legislative Assembly of Western Australia.

  • A Message from the Speaker of the Legislative Assembly
  • LA Organisational Chart
  • The Role of the Legislative Assembly
  • The Speaker of the Legislative Assembly
  • Presenting a Petition to the Legislative Assembly