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Ms (Jo) Joanna Elizabeth HAYLEN, BA MP

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Member of the Legislative Assembly
Member for Summer Hill
Shadow Minister for Transport
Member of the Australian Labor Party
Contact Details
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Summer Hill Electorate Office
A Ms Jo Haylen, MP
299-301 Marrickville Road
P (02) 9572 5900
F (02) 9572 6414

Parliamentary Activity
Current Positions
Position Start Notes
Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly 28 Mar 2015
Member for Summer Hill 28 Mar 2015
Shadow Minister for Transport 12 Jun 2021
Prior Positions
Position Start End Period Notes
Shadow Minister for Active Transport 03 Jul 2019 11 Jun 2021 1 year 11 months 9 days
Shadow Minister for Seniors and Volunteers 03 Jul 2019 11 Jun 2021 1 year 11 months 9 days
Shadow Minister for the Cost of Living 03 Jul 2019 11 Jun 2021 1 year 11 months 9 days
Member, Select Committee on the Regulation of Brothels 25 Jun 2015 10 Nov 2015 4 months 17 days
Member, Legislative Assembly Committee on Transport and Infrastructure 12 Oct 2021 03 Mar 2023 1 year 4 months 20 days
About the Summer Hill Electorate
Electorate description: Inner metropolitan, residential suburban, industrial. Located Sydney, southwestern.

Principal suburbs: Ashbury, Ashfield, Canterbury, Croydon Park, Dulwich Hill, Haberfield, Lewisham, Marrickville, Petersham, Summer Hill.

Area: 15.9 sq km.

Population: 76,525. Enrolment: 56,620.

Political Party Activity

1996 to present Member, Australian Labor Party.

Community Activity

Member, Australian Services Union.

Local Government Activity

2012 to present Councillor, Marrickville Council. 2013 to 2014 Mayor, Marrickville Council.

Military Service

Honours Received


Married with one child.

Qualifications, Occupations and Interests

Bachelor of Arts (BA), University of Sydney.

Additional Information

Inaugural Speech, 13 May 2015: