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Tony Simpson

The Member for Darling Range, Tony Simpson was elected to state parliament in 2005, after four years on the Serpentine Jarrahdale Shire Council, and became a Cabinet Minister in March 2013. He quit the post as Minister for Local Government; Community Services; Seniors and Volunteering; Youth in September 2016 as leadership speculation came to a head. His major impact in state politics was the attempted introduction local government reforms to force the amalgamation of councils. Mr Simpson grew up in Wyndham, the youngest of five children, and now lives in Byford with his wife Kim and two daughters. Prior to his election, he was Byford's baker for 14 years, successfully running his own small business.
Bio last updated 19 Sep 2016

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Positions - Current

PositionCompanyYearCompany's current rankWA staff
Member
Liberal Party WA
Liberal Party WA

Positions - Previous

PositionCompanyYearCompany's current rankWA staff
MLA
Default
Darling Range District
2008 - 2017
MLA - Darling Range
Parliament of WA
Parliament of WA
2008 - 2017
Minister for Local Government, Community Services, Seniors and Volunteering, Youth
Parliament of WA
Parliament of WA
2013 - 2016

Directors Interests

CompanyDateTransaction typeNumber of sharesPrice per shareTransaction valueNature of change
Black Range Minerals13 Jan 2012Bought1,000,000$0.02$24,000On-market trade
Black Range Minerals05 Jan 2012Bought1,000,000$0.02$20,972On-market trade

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