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  Hon Susan Close  



PositionMinister
Political PartyAustralian Labor Party
MinisterMinister for Education and Child Development
Minister for Higher Education and Skills
Member of the Executive Council
ElectoratePort Adelaide
HouseHouse of Assembly
Date electedFeb 11 2012
QualificationsBA(Hons) PhD
Emailptadelaide@parliament.sa.gov.au

Career Information
 
11 Feb '12Port Adelaide
07 Feb '13-26 Mar '14Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for the Public Sector
26 Mar '14Member of the Executive Council
26 Mar '14-27 May '14Minister for Manufacturing, Innovation and Trade
26 Mar '14-19 Jan '16Minister for the Public Sector
27 May '14-03 Feb '15Minister for Automotive Transformation
27 May '14-03 Feb '15Minister for Manufacturing and Innovation
03 Feb '15Minister for Education and Child Development
19 Jan '16Minister for Higher Education and Skills
 
Committee Membership
 
04 Apr 2012 - 13 Nov 2013Chairperson - Sustainable Farming Practices - 52nd Parliament
12 Jun 2012 - 05 Feb 2013Member - Aboriginal Lands Parliamentary Standing Committee - 52nd Parliament - 52nd Parliament
17 Oct 2012 - 12 Dec 2013Member - Port Augusta Power Stations - 52nd Parliament
28 Nov 2012 - 03 Jul 2013Chairperson - Dogs and Cats as Companion Animals - 52nd Parliament
 
Biography
EducationBlackwood High School, Flinders University
Prior OccupationExecutive Director, SA Environment Department, Manager of Student Services, Adelaide University
Public ActivitiesFormerly involved in the environment movement, active in the establishment of the Adelaide Dolphin Sanctuary.
Other InformationFor general electorate information, please visit the State Electoral Office website.
 
Contact Details
Ministry Telephone:
08 8226 1205
Ministry Facsimile:
08 8226 1556
Ministry Email:
minister.close@sa.gov.au
Ministry Address:
Level 9, 31 Flinders Street, ADELAIDE SA 5000
Ministry Address:
DX 128 ADELAIDE
Ministry Postal Address:
GPO Box 1563, ADELAIDE SA 5001
Electorate Telephone:
08 8241 0300
Electorate Facsimile:
08 8241 0400
Electorate Address:
1/111 Lipson Street, PORT ADELAIDE SA 5015

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