The Hon. Henry TSANG, OAM BArch(NSW) DipBdgSc(Syd) DUniv(CSU) (1942 - )**
- Date of Birth: 06/11/1942
- Place of Birth: China
|Member of the NSW Legislative Council||27 Mar 1999||3 Dec 2009||10yrs 8mths 7days|
|Parliamentary Secretary to the Premier and to the Treasurer on Trade and Investment||8 May 2007||5 Sep 2008||1yr 3mths 29days|
54th (2007 - )
|Member, General Purpose Standing Committee No. 4||10 May 2007||3 Dec 2009||2yrs 6mths 24days|
|Parliamentary Secretary to the Premier and to the Treasurer on Trade and Investment||23 Sep 2008||14 Nov 2009||1yr 1mth 23days|
54th (2007 - )
|Parliamentary Secretary||11 Jul 2002||22 Mar 2003||8mths 12days|
|Parliamentary Secretary||8 May 2003||3 Aug 2005||2yrs 2mths 27days|
|Parliamentary Secretary||26 Aug 2005||2 Mar 2007||1yr 6mths 5days|
|Member, General Purpose Standing Committee No. 5||10 Jul 2003||2 Mar 2007||3yrs 7mths 21days|
|Member, General Purpose Standing Committee No. 2||10 Jul 2003||2 Mar 2007||3yrs 7mths 21days|
|Legislative Council Representative on the Senate of the University of Sydney||7 May 2003||21 Dec 2004||1yr 7mths 15days|
Political Party Activity
Member of the Ku-ring-gai Branch of ALP.
Senior Vice-President Ethnic Affairs Communities Council, 1987-90. Member of Multicultural Advisory Committee to Prime Minister 1987-90. Member of Australia - China Council 1994-1997. Deputy Lord Mayor of the City of Sydney 1991-1999. Deputy Chairman of the NSW Parliament Asia-Pacific Friendship Group. Chairman NSW-Asia Business Advisory Council. Judge of Australian Reconciliation Awards. Secretary of Carnivale. Multicultural Advisory Committee (SOCOG); UNSW Foundation Board. ANZAC House Trust and Australian Nursing Home Foundation. Honorary Life Member of Returned Services League.
Qualifications, occupations and interests
Bachelor of Architecture UNSW, 1969 and Graduate Diploma in Building Science, Sydney University 1974. Architect, Tsang & Lee Pty Ltd., Deputy Lord Mayor of City of Sydney 1991-99. Publications: Australia's role in the Region: Fifth Conference on Australian Studies in China, 1996. Australia's Constitutional Convention: Sydney Morning Herald. First Speech
Married to Donna. Two sons - Clement and Derwent.
First speech, 1 June 1999: