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The Hon. Richard Wynne

Minister for Planning
Minister for Housing
Minister for Multicultural Affairs

Electorate Office

Street Address
Shop 6, 232 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy, VIC 3065
Postal Address
Shop 6, 232 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy, VIC
(03) 9415 8901

Ministerial Office

Street Address
Level 16, 8 Nicholson Street, East Melbourne, VIC 3002
(03) 8683 0964



The Hon. Richard William Wynne
Married, two children.
Birth Country


HSC 1972 (St Joseph's College). DipYW 1977 (Coburg State College). BSocW 1982, DipCrim 1985 (Melb).


Community Worker, Consultant, Ministerial Adviser

Social Worker, Flemington Community Health Centre 1982-88. Electorate Officer for Hon. Barry Pullen MLC 1988-90. Ministerial Adviser to Hon. Barry Pullen MLC 1990-91 and Hon. Andrew McCutcheon MLA 1991-93. Senior Adviser to Hon. Brian Howe MHR 1993-96. Consultant to local councils 1996-99. 


Parliament History

Parliamentary Service

Elected MLA for Richmond September 1999
Re-elected November 2002, November 2006, November 2010, November 2014
Minister for Planning since December 2014

Shadow Minister for Housing, Shadow Minister for Local Government, Shadow Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Closing the Gap and Shadow Minister for A Fairer Victoria December 2010-November 2014

Minister for Aboriginal Affairs August 2007-December 2010

Parliamentary Secretary, Justice 1999-2002
Cabinet Secretary December 2002-December 2006
Minister for Housing and Minister for Local Government December 2006-December 2010

Minister for Planning since December 2014
Minister for Housing since December 2018
Minister for Multicultural Affairs since December 2018
Shadow Minister for Housing December 2010 - November 2014
Party Positions
Co-convenor, State Municipal Co-ordinating Cttee
Member, Housing & Local Government Policy Cttee
Inaugural Speech

Last updated: 16th July 2019