Colin Gabelmann

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Colin Gabelmann
Attorney General of British Columbia
In office
November 5, 1991 – August 16, 1995
Premier Mike Harcourt
Preceded by Russell Fraser
Succeeded by Ujjal Dosanjh
Member of the British Columbia Legislative Assembly
for North Island
In office
May 10, 1979 – May 28, 1996
Preceded by Riding Established
Succeeded by Glenn Robertson
Member of the British Columbia Legislative Assembly
for North Vancouver-Seymour
In office
August 30, 1972 – December 11, 1975
Preceded by Barrie Aird Clark
Succeeded by Jack Davis
Personal details
Born (1944-02-11) February 11, 1944 (age 74)
London, England
Political party New Democratic

Colin Stuart Gabelmann (born February 11, 1944)[1] is a former politician in British Columbia. He represented North Vancouver-Seymour from 1972 to 1975 and North Island from 1979 to 1996 in the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia as a New Democratic Party (NDP) member.

He was born in London, England, the son of Honora Elsie Puddifoot and Fritz Gabelmann and was educated at the University of British Columbia. Gabelmann married Robin Geary. He lived in Campbell River, British Columbia. He served as both opposition and government whip during his time in the provincial assembly.[1] Gabelmann also served in the provincial cabinet as Attorney General.[2]


  1. ^ a b Normandin, P G (1985). Canadian Parliamentary Guide, 1985. 
  2. ^ Smyth, Michael (April 1, 2008). "Strange system where select few are in the know". Vancouver Province. Retrieved 2012-02-10.