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The Hon. (Rod) Rodney John ROBERTS, MLC

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Member of the Legislative Council
Assistant President
Member of the Pauline Hanson's One Nation
Term of service expires 58th Parliament (05 Mar 2027)
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Member of the Legislative Council
A The Hon. Rod Roberts, MLC
Parliament House
Macquarie Street
P (02) 9230 3686

Parliamentary Activity
Current Positions
Position Start Notes
Member of the NSW Legislative Council 23 Mar 2019
Assistant President 17 Jun 2020
Member, Committee on the Independent Commission Against Corruption 19 Jun 2019
Member, Procedure Committee 17 Jun 2020
Member, Standing Committee on Law and Justice 15 May 2019
Deputy Chair, Select Committee on the Proposal to Raise the Warragamba Dam Wall 23 Jul 2019
Member, Select Committee on the Proposal to Raise the Warragamba Dam Wall 20 Jun 2019
Prior Positions
Position Start End Period Notes
Member, Select Committee on the Use of Battery Cages for Hens in the Egg Production Industry 06 Jun 2019 30 Oct 2019 4 months 25 days
Member, Select Committee on the High Level of First Nations People in Custody and Oversight and Review of Deaths in Custody 18 Jun 2020 15 Apr 2021 9 months 29 days
Member, Joint Select Committee on Coercive Control 21 Oct 2020 30 Jun 2021 8 months 10 days
Member, Select Committee on the coronial jurisdiction in New South Wales 06 May 2021 29 Apr 2022 11 months 24 days
Member, Select Committee on the Response to Major Flooding across New South Wales in 2022 23 Mar 2022 09 Aug 2022 4 months 18 days
About the Electorate

Political Party Activity

Rod has been a member of Pauline Hanson's One Nation Party since 2018.

Community Activity

In 2015 Rod represented Australia in the World Duathlon Championships. In his spare time Rod enjoys helping out as a soigneur to the NSW based GPM Stulz Cycling Team that competes in the National Road Series.

Local Government Activity

Military Service

Honours Received


Qualifications, Occupations and Interests

Prior to entering Parliament Rod was a Detective Sergeant with the New South Wales Police Force for approximately 20 years.  He worked in specialist areas such as the Drug Squad, Armed Hold Up Squad and the Consorting Squad.  He was also a Senior Lecturer at the Police Academy on the Detectives Training Course. He retired from Policing in approximately 2000.


Rod spent approximately 10 years as a licensed real estate agent and Auctioneer practising in the Goulburn area. Rod has owned grazing properties around Goulburn and loves the rural lifestyle.


Rod's hobbies include cycling, running and travelling.

Additional Information

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