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  Hon Peter Malinauskas  

Political PartyAustralian Labor Party
MinisterMinister for Health
Minister for Mental Health and Substance Abuse
Member of the Executive Council
HouseLegislative Council
Date electedDec 01 2015

Career Information
01 Dec '15-19 Jan '16Member
19 Jan '16Member of the Executive Council
19 Jan '16-18 Sep '17Minister for Police
19 Jan '16-18 Sep '17Minister for Correctional Services
19 Jan '16-18 Sep '17Minister for Emergency Services
19 Jan '16-18 Sep '17Minister for Road Safety
18 Sep '17Minister for Health
18 Sep '17Minister for Mental Health and Substance Abuse
Other InformationAs a firm believer in the importance of family and community Peter has spent all of his working life working with both employees and employers in the retail industry to find a balance that benefits all South Australian’s. After completing a Bachelor of Commerce at the University of Adelaide and prior to entering the Legislative Council, Peter was the State Secretary of the SDA. In this role he was the driver behind the historic changes to shop trading hours in the CBD and the creation of two part-day day public holidays on Christmas and New Year’s Eve. He has also previously completed a bachelor of commerce from the University of Adelaide. Peter recently became the Minister for Health and Minister for Mental Health and Substance Abuse. In Peter’s spare time, he can often be found at a Port Power game or out on the footy field with his beloved Adelaide Uni (The Blacks). Peter’s great love is his family. He and his wife, Annabel, have a son, Jack, and daughter, Sophie.
Contact Details

Parliament House, Adelaide, SA, 5000
Ministry Telephone:
08 8463 6270
Ministry Facsimile:
08 8463 6277
Ministry Email:
Ministry Address:
Level 9, Citicentre Building, 11 Hindmarsh Square, Adelaide
Ministry Address:
DX 243 Adelaide
Ministry Postal Address:
GPO Box 2555, Adelaide SA 5001