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Parliament

Parliament of New South Wales

Hon. Jonathan O'Dea, MP, Speaker of the Legislative Assembly
Joint CPA New South Wales Branch President
New South Wales Legislative Assembly speaker@parliament.nsw.gov.au
Hon. Matthew Mason-Cox, MLC, President of the Legislative Council
Joint CPA New South Wales Branch President
New South Wales Legislative Council president@parliament.nsw.gov.au
Helen Minnican, Clerk of the Legislative Assembly
CPA New South Wales Branch Secretary
Parliament of New South Wales cpa.nsw@parliament.nsw.gov.au

Joined the Commonwealth: 29 April 1949

CPA Branch formed: 1 January 1926

Unicameral/Bicameral: Bicameral - Legislative Assembly (93), Legislative Council (42)

Parliament/Legislature website: Parliament of New South Wales

Standing orders: Legislative Assembly

Legislative Council


Committees:

Number of Departmental/Ministry Oversight Committees: 0

Number of Joint Committees (if bicameral): Statutory Committees: 5, Standing Committees: 3

Names of House Management (such as Privileges or Procedure) Committees: Legislative Assembly Standing Committee on Parliamentary Privilege and Ethics, Legislative Assembly Standing Orders and Procedure Committee, Legislative Council Privileges Committee, Legislative Council Procedure Committee.


Articles in The Parliamentarian (2013 to present date):


Recent activities:

  • Commonwealth Parliamentary Association hosts its first CPA Parliamentary Academy residency programme in New South Wales - click here to find out more
  • CPA Secretary-General visits Australia to discuss professional development support for Members and parliamentary staff - click here to find out more

Key Facts

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Population
7,544,000
CPA Branch Formed
01 Jan 1926
Voting Age
18
First Parliament
01 Jan 1856
Seat of Parliament
Sydney