Members Information - Christine Campbell (Pascoe Vale)

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Hon Christine Campbell

Full Name

Hon Christine Mary Campbell


PartyAustralian Labor Party
Party PositionsMember ALP since 1983. Health and Community Services Cttee Member 1988-2002, Pres. 1994-96. Wills FEA Pres. 1993-95. National Conference Delegate. State Conference Delegate since 1985; ALP Social Development National Standing Cttee 1993-94. Wills Campaign Cttee.
Ministerial AppointmentsMinister for Community Services 1999-2002. Minister for Senior Victorians and Minister for Consumer Affairs February-December 2002.


  • Scrutiny of Acts and Regulations (Deputy Chair)
  • House

Electorate Office

Address416a Bell Street, Pascoe Vale 3044
Phone(03) 9354 9935
Fax(03) 9354 3599




ElectoratePascoe Vale
HouseLegislative Assembly


PersonalBorn 30 November 1953, Married, four children.
InterestsFamily, cycling, bushwalking, religious and racial respect and dialogue, bioethics, promoting accountability in budget expenditure for the common good.
MembershipsMoonee Ponds Creek Assn.; Friends of Merri Creek; Caroline Chisholm Pregnancy and Family Support Service (Life Member); Pascoe Vale RSL (Honorary Member); Bicycle Victoria; Moreland Bicycle Users Group; Friends of Edgars Creek.


EducationBA. DipEd. M.Bioeth.


Previous OccupationResearch Officer, Organiser, Women's Officer & Head of the National Women's Bureau with the Shop Distributive Association 1974-1980. Emergency Teacher 1981-89. Adult Migrant Teacher 1988-89. Electorate Officer 1989-1992. Manager, Caroline Chisholm Society 1992-95.

Parliamentary History

Committees ServiceFamily and Community Development Cttee 1996-99. Chair, Public Accounts and Estimates Cttee 2003-06. LA Standing Orders Cttee 2003-06. Chair, Economic Development and Infrastructure Cttee 2007-November 2010. Electoral Matters Cttee 2007-November 2010.
Parliamentary Party PositionsShadow Minister for Family Services 1996-99. Shadow Minister for Women's Affairs 1996-99. Shadow Minister for Community Services February-October 1999. State Parliamentary Party Caucus Exec. 2007-2011.
Parliamentary ServiceElected MLA for Pascoe Vale March 1996. Re-elected 1999, November 2002, November 2006, November 2010. Acting Speaker (Legislative Assembly) March 2004-November 2010. ALP representative on Commonwealth Parliamentary Association, Executive Member since 2007.

Last Updated: 2014-04-11