Tinne Van der Straeten

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Tinne Van der Straeten
Member of Parliament
(Chamber of Representatives)
In office
10 June 2007 – 12 June 2010
Personal details
Born (1978-04-01) 1 April 1978 (age 40)
Malle (Antwerp), Belgium
Political party Groen!
Alma mater University of Ghent
Occupation Politician
Website Official website

Tinne Van der Straeten (born 1 April 1978) is a Flemish politician. She is member of the party Groen!. From 2007 till 2010, she was a representative in the Belgian Chamber for the electoral arrondissement Brussels-Halle-Vilvoorde. As from October 2010 she is active as a member of the Brussels bar (advocaat).


In 2000, Van der Straeten obtained a degree in African Studies at the Ghent University (UGent). In 2008, she also obtained a Law degree at the Free University of Brussels (VUB).

Political career[edit]

On 10 June 2007 she was elected a representative in the Belgian federal parliament for the first time. Three years later, at the 2010 election, she wasn't re-elected.


  • 10/06/2007 – 13/06/2010: Flag of Belgium (civil).svg Representative (constituency of Brussels-Halle-Vilvoorde)