Skip to main content
Toggle Button For website navigation bar
The Legislative Assembly meets on 15/02/2022 (02:00 PM)
Assembly sit 15/02/2022
The Legislative Council meets on 15/02/2022 (02:00 PM)
Council sit 15/02/2022
Search this website
Bills (proposed laws)
WA Acts and Regulations (current Laws)
Parliamentary Questions and Answers
Order of Business
Watch and listen
Scrutiny of finances (Budget Estimates)
Find your MP
Members of the Legislative Council (Upper House)
President and Office Holders
Upper House Seating Plan
Members of the Legislative Assembly (Lower House)
Speaker and Office Holders
Lower House Seating Plan
What Members do
Ministers and Shadow Ministers
Find a Former MP
Legislative Council (Upper House)
Legislative Assembly (Lower House)
Find Your MP
Find out what was said in Parliament
Watch and listen
What Parliament does
Make a submission
Contact a member
Vote in an election
Parliamentary Friendship Groups
Former Members Association
RSS Feeds / Alerts
Visit and Learn
Plan your visit
Educators and students
Learn how Parliament works
History, house and grounds
Events and exhibitions
Art in Parliament
Mrs Alyssa Kathleen Hayden
Speeches by Mrs Alyssa Kathleen Hayden
Extract from the Western Australian Parliamentary Handbook
HAYDEN, Hon. Alyssa, MLA
Former Member for Darling Range
Elected to the Thirty-Eighth Parliament for the East Metropolitan Region on 6 September 2008 for term commencing 22 May 2009.
Re-elected 2013 for term commencing 22 May. Defeated 11 March 2017 (term concluded 21 May 2017).
Elected to the Fortieth Parliament for Darling Range (Legislative Assembly) at the by-election on 23 June 2018, held to fill the vacancy consequent upon the resignation of
Defeated at the general election of 13 March 2021 by
Hugh Trevor Jones
Deputy Chairman of Committees from 16 August 2012 to 21 May 2013.
Parliamentary Secretary to the Deputy Premier; Minister for Health; Tourism from 21 March 2013 to 22 July 2013.
Parliamentary Secretary to the Deputy Premier; Minister for Health from 22 July 2013 to 11 December 2013.
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Police; Tourism; Road Safety; Women's Interests from 5 August 2013 to 11 December 2013.
Parliamentary Secretary to the Deputy Premier; Minister for Health; Training and Workforce Development from 11 December 2013 to 8 December 2014.
Parliamentary Secretary to the Deputy Premier; Minister for Health; Tourism from 8 December 2014 to 16 February 2016.
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Health; Tourism from 16 February 2016 to 31 March 2016.
Parliamentary Secretary to the Premier; Minister for Tourism; Science from 31 March 2016 to 17 March 2017.
Shadow Ministerial Appointments
Shadow Minister for Community Services; Youth; Seniors and Ageing; Volunteering from 14 August 2018 to 27 June 2019.
Shadow Minister for Tourism; Small Business from 27 June 2019 to 8 December 2020.
Shadow Minister for Tourism; Small Business; Racing & Gaming from 8 December 2020 to 13 March 2021.
Member, Joint Standing Committee on Delegated Legislation from 4 June 2009 to 14 December 2012.
Member, Joint Standing Committee on the Review of the Racing and Wagering Western Australia Acts from 24 September 2009 to 21 October 2010.
Member, Standing Committee on Legislation from 16 August 2012 to 21 May 2013.
Member, Joint Standing Committee on Delegated Legislation from 11 October 2016 to 30 January 2017.
Member, Parliamentary Services Committee from 22 May 2013 to 21 May 2017.
Parliamentary Party Appointments
Opposition Whip in the Legislative Council from 21 March 2017 to 21 May 2017.
Opposition Whip in the Legislative Assembly from 27 June 2019 to 27 February 2020.
Born 7 June 1970, Perth, Western Australia.
Qualifications and Occupation Before Entering Parliament
DARLING RANGE - ELECTORATE PROFILE
The electorate of Darling Range is located in the East Metropolitan Region and includes parts of the Cities of Armadale, Kwinana, and Rockingham and the Shires of Kalamunda, Mundaring, and Serpentine-Jarrahdale.
Comprising of all or parts of the localities of Ashendon, Baldivis, Bedfordale, Beechina, Bickley, Byford, Canning Mills, Cardup, Carmel, Darling Downs, Hacketts Gully, Hopeland, Jarrahdale, Karragullen, Karrakup, Kelmscott, Keralup, Keysbrook, Mardella, Mt Richon, Mundaring, Mundijong, Oakford, Oldbury, Pickering Brook, Piesse Brook, Roleystone, Sawyers Valley, Serpentine, The Lakes, Wellard, Whitby, and Wungong.
Enrolment (2017) 31,142; 1,949 sq kms.
Using this website
Acknowledgement of Country
The Parliament of Western Australia is honoured to be situated on the ancestral lands of the Whadjuk Noongar people. The Parliament acknowledges the First Australians as the traditional owners of the lands we represent and pays respects to their Elders both past and present.
Hayden, Alyssa (web small).jpg
(image size = h430 x w290)