The Hon. Brian Joseph LANGTON (1948 - )**
- Date of Birth: 24/01/1948
- Place of Birth: Maroubra, New South Wales, Australia
|Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly||22 Oct 1983||5 Mar 1999||15yr(s) 4mth(s) 12day(s)|
|Member for Kogarah||22 Oct 1983||5 Mar 1984||4mth(s) 13day(s)|
47th (1981 - 1984)
|Member for Kogarah||24 Mar 1984||22 Feb 1988||3yr(s) 10mth(s) 30day(s)|
48th (1984 - 1988)
|Member for Kogarah||19 Mar 1988||3 Mar 1991||2yr(s) 11mth(s) 13day(s)|
49th (1988 - 1991)
|Member for Kogarah||25 May 1991||3 Mar 1995||3yr(s) 9mth(s) 7day(s)|
50th (1991 - 1995)
|Member for Kogarah||25 Mar 1995||5 Mar 1999||3yr(s) 11mth(s) 9day(s)|
51st (1995 - 1999)
|Minister for Transport and Minister for Tourism||4 Apr 1995||1 Dec 1997||2yr(s) 7mth(s) 28day(s)|
|Minister for Fair Trading and Minister for Emergency Services||1 Dec 1997||30 Apr 1998||4mth(s) 30day(s)|
Political Party Activity
Australian Labor Party (ALP). Joined the party in 1975. Office holder at Branch, State Electoral Council and Federal Electoral Council level. Delegate to Annual Conference since 1980.
Member St George Hospital Board 1981 until 1984. Member of executive of Local Government Association 1981 - 1982.
Qualifications, occupations and interests
Investment banker and Travel Manager. Educated at Marist Brothers, Kogarah. Leaving Certificate level. Previously employed with investment bankers and was a manager of a travel company. Recreational interests include guitar, football and theatre.
Local Government Activity
Alderman of Kogarah Municipal Council 1971 until 1983. Mayor 1979 until 1980. Member of Local Government Association Executive 1981 until 1982.
Son of Joseph Arthur and Jean Therese Langton. Married to Elizabeth Michalak on 6 March 1976 and had issue, 3 daughters.
Local Government service: Alderman Kogarah Municipal Council 1971-1983 (Mayor 1979-80). Member Local Government Association Executive 1981-82.
Electorate description: Metropolitan, residential suburban. Located Sydney, south eastern. Principal suburbs: Allawah, Carlton, Kogarah, Ramsgate, Sans Souci.
Area: 62 sq km Population: 44,232 Enrolment: 31,862