Members of the Western Australian Legislative Council, 1918–1920
This is a list of members of the Western Australian Legislative Council from 22 May 1918 to 21 May 1920. The chamber had 30 seats made up of ten provinces each electing three members, on a system of rotation whereby one-third of the members would retire at each biennial election.
|Years in office|
|Richard Ardagh||National Labor||North-East||1924||1912–1924|
|Sir Henry Briggs||Nationalist||West||1922||1896–1919|
|James Cornell||National Labor||South||1924||1912–1946|
|Jabez Dodd||National Labor||South||1922||1910–1928|
|Joshua Mills||Ind. Nat.||Central||1924||1918–1924|
|Henry Saunders||Independent||Metropolitan||1924||1894–1902; 1918–1919|
|Sir Edward Wittenoom||Nationalist||North||1922||1883–1884; 1885–1886;|
- 1 On 17 April 1919, East Province Country LC Charles Baxter was appointed Minister for Agriculture in the new Ministry led by Hal Colebatch. He was therefore required to resign and contest a ministerial by-election, at which he was returned unopposed on 3 May 1919.
- 2 On 8 June 1919, West Province Nationalist MLC Sir Henry Briggs died. Labor candidate Alexander Panton won the resulting by-election on 5 July 1919.
- 3 On 13 October 1919, Metropolitan Province Independent MLC Henry Saunders died. Nationalist candidate Arthur Lovekin won the resulting by-election on 15 November 1919.
- Black, David (1991). Legislative Council of Western Australia : membership register, electoral law and statistics, 1890-1989. Perth: Parliamentary History Project. ISBN 0-7309-3641-4.
- Hughes, Colin A.; Aitkin, Don (1986). Voting for the Australian State Upper Houses, 1890-1984. Canberra: Australian National University. ISBN 0-909779-18-X.
- Black, David; Bolton, Geoffrey (2001). Biographical Register of Members of the Parliament of Western Australia, Volume One, 1870–1930 (Revised ed.). Parliament House: Parliament of Western Australia. ISBN 0730738140.