Members of the Tasmanian Legislative Council, 2017–2023

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This is a list of members of the Tasmanian Legislative Council between 2017 and 2023. Terms of the Legislative Council did not coincide with Legislative Assembly elections, and members served six year terms, with a number of members facing election each year.

Elections[edit]

Date Electorates
6 May 2017 Launceston; Murchison; Rumney
4 November 2017 Pembroke (by-election)
5 May 2018 Hobart; Prosser
4 May 2019 Montgomery; Nelson; Pembroke
2 May 2020 Huon; Rosevears
1 May 2021 Derwent; Mersey; Windermere
7 May 2022 Elwick; McIntyre

Members[edit]

Name Party Division Term in office
Hon Rosemary Armitage Independent Launceston 2011–present
Hon Robert Armstrong Independent Huon 2014–present
Hon Ivan Dean Independent Windermere 2003–present
Hon Craig Farrell Labor Derwent 2011–present
Hon Kerry Finch Independent Rosevears 2002–present
Hon Ruth Forrest Independent Murchison 2005–present
Hon Mike Gaffney Independent Mersey 2009–present
Hon Dr Vanessa Goodwin Liberal Pembroke 2009–2017
Hon Greg Hall Independent Western Tiers/McIntyre[1] 2001–2018
Hon Leonie Hiscutt Liberal Montgomery 2013–present
Hon Jane Howlett Liberal Prosser 2018–present
Hon Sarah Lovell Labor Rumney 2017–present
Hon Tania Rattray Independent Apsley/McIntyre[1] 2004–present
Hon Jo Siejka Labor Pembroke 2017–present
Hon Rob Valentine Independent Hobart 2012–present
Hon Jim Wilkinson Independent Nelson 1995–present
Hon Josh Willie Labor Elwick 2016–present
1 On 5 August 2017, new electoral boundaries came into effect which abolished the seats of Apsley and Western Tiers. The members for those divisions, Tania Rattray and Greg Hall, were both allocated the new seat of McIntyre until the expiry of Hall's term in April 2018.

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