Profile of the electoral division of Lalor (Vic)

Updated: 17 August 2018
State/Territory:
Victoria
Date this name and boundary was gazetted:
13 July 2018
First election this name was used at:
1949 federal election
First election this boundary was used at:
The next federal election following the 2016 federal election
Maps and data
A4 map of the electoral division of Lalor (2018) [PDF 724KB]
Map of the Division of Lalor (2018) [PDF 2.66MB]
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Name Derivation:
Named in honour of Peter Lalor, 1827–89. Lalor was leader of the Eureka Stockade rebellion in Ballarat in 1854. In 1855 he was one of the first representatives from the goldfields elected to the Victorian Legislative Council.
Area
493 sq km
Location description

The Division of Lalor consists of part of the Wyndham City Council.

Products/Industries of the Area:
Melbourne's water treatment plant, market gardening, manufacturing, transportation and warehousing, construction, retail, education and training, health care and tourism.
Demographic Rating:
Outer Metropolitan – situated in capital cities and containing large areas of recent suburban expansion.
Current member details:

Please refer to the Parliament of Australia website

Members:
  • Ryan, J (ALP) 2013–
  • Gillard, J (ALP) 1998–2013
  • Jones, B O (ALP) 1977–1998
  • Cairns, J F (ALP) 1969–1977
  • Lee, M W (LP) 1966–1969
  • Pollard, R T (ALP) 1949–1966
AEC Divisional Office:
Divisional Office contact details
Further information:
For supporting information, see Party codes, demographic ratings and seat status.
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