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PASIN, Antony (Tony)Biography for PASIN, Antony (Tony)

Member for Barker (SA)

Liberal Party of Australia

Parliamentary Service

Elected to the House of Representatives for Barker, South Australia, 2013 and 2016.

Committee Service

House of Representatives Standing: Agriculture and Industry from 4.12.13 to 9.5.16; Environment from 4.12.13 to 9.5.16; Social Policy and Legal Affairs from 4.12.13 to 9.5.16; Privileges and Members' Interests from 11.2.15 to 9.5.16 and from 14.9.16; Agriculture and Water Resources from 14.9.16; Procedure from 14.9.16 (Chair from 14.9.16).

Joint Select: Trade and Investment Growth from 25.9.14 to 9.5.16.

Joint Standing: Electoral Matters from 14.7.14 to 9.5.16.

Joint Statutory: Human Rights from 12.10.15 to 22.10.15; and from 14.9.16.

House of Representatives Select: Regional Development and Decentralisation from 13.6.17 to 28.6.18.

Party Positions

Member, Liberal Party Multicultural Committee 2007-09.

Member, Liberal Party Rural and Regional Council from 2007.

President, Liberal Party Mt Gambier Branch 2007-10.

Member, Liberal Party State Executive (SA) 2008-13.

Member, Liberal Party State Council (SA) from 2008.

State Multicultural Coordinator, Liberal Party (SA) 2008-09.

State Vice-President, Liberal Party (SA) 2009-10.

Chair, Liberal Party Rural and Regional Council 2010-13.

Member, Liberal Party Rural and Regional Federal Executive Committee 2010-13.

Member, Liberal Party Federal Council 2010-13.


Born 1.10.1977, Mt Gambier, SA.


Qualifications and Occupation before entering Federal Parliament

BEc, LLB(Hons)(Flinders).

Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice.

Barrister and solicitor 2000-13.

Local Government Service

Councillor, Mt Gambier City Council 2003-10.


Description: rural.

Location: south-eastern South Australia; it includes the centres of Barmera, Berri, Bordertown, Keith, Kingston SE, Loxton, Mannum, Millicent, Mount Gambier, Murray Bridge, Naracoorte, Nuriootpa (part), Penola, Renmark, Tanunda (part), Tailem Bend, and Waikerie.

Area: 63 886 sq km.

Electors enrolled: 105 600 (at 2.7.16).

Industries: beef and dairy cattle, sheep, fishing, cropping, forestry, timber, paper products, wine, fresh and dried fruit, vegetables, transport and tourism.