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Benjamin (Ben) Carroll

Electorate
Niddrie
Positions
Minister for Industry and Employment
Committees
LA Standing Orders

Electorate Office

Street Address
473 Keilor Road, Niddrie, VIC 3042
Postal Address
PO Box 554, Niddrie, VIC 3042
Phone
(03) 9379 5879
Fax
(03) 9379 4434

Internet

About

Name
Mr Benjamin Alan Carroll
Birth Country
Australia
Interests
reading, current affairs, running, cycling.
Memberships
Airport West Football Club
Australian Labor Party
Australian Workers' Union
Buckley Park Bowls Club
Essendon Historical Society
Friends of the Maribyrnong Valley
Keilor East RSL
Law Institute of Victoria
Moonee Valley Legal Service
North Melbourne Football Club
Rotary Club of Keilor East.

Academic

Education
St. Christopher's PS Airport West 1981-87. St. Bernard's College Essendon 1988-93. La Trobe University Undergraduate Scholarship. BA(Hons) 2000, LLB 2009, LLM (Global Business Law) 2014 (La Trobe). Admitted as an Australian Lawyer, Supreme Court of Victoria 2010.

Occupation

Occupation
Sales Assistant, K Mart Airport West (Part-Time) 1990-98. Motor General Advisory, Australian Associated Motor Insurers Limited (AAMI) 1998-99. Adviser to Hon. Steve Bracks MP, Premier of Victoria 2000-04. Adviser to Hon. Justin Madden MP, 2004-09. Legal Traineeship, Victorian Government Solicitor's Office 2009-10. Volunteer Solicitor, North Melbourne Legal Service 2009-11. Adviser to Senator the Hon. Stephen Conroy, 2011-12.

Parliament History

Parliamentary Service
Elected MLA for Niddrie March 2012 (by-election)
Re-elected November 2014
Appointments
Parliamentary Secretary for Justice 23 December 2014-October 2017
Minister for Industry and Employment since October 2017
Committees Service
Economic Development and Infrastructure Cttee August 2012-July 2013. Law Reform, Drugs and Crime Prevention Cttee August 2013-November 2014. LA Standing Orders Cttee since March 2017.
Parliamentary Party Positions
Parliamentary Secretary to the Shadow Minister for Public Transport and Parliamentary Secretary to the Shadow Minister for Roads February 2013-December 2014
Party Positions
Member of ALP Niddrie Branch since 1996. Branch Executive. State Conference Delegate.
Inaugural Speech

Last updated: 17th October 2017