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The Hon. (Lou) Louis AMATO, MLC

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Member of the Legislative Council
Member of the Liberal Party
Term of service expires 57th Parliament (03 Mar 2023)
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Member of the Legislative Council
A The Hon. Lou Amato, MLC
Parliament House
Macquarie Street
P (02) 9230 2718
F (02) 9230 2699

Parliamentary Activity
Current Positions
Position Start Notes
Member of the NSW Legislative Council 28 Mar 2015
Prior Positions
Position Start End Period Notes
Member, Portfolio Committee No. 6 – Planning and Environment 14 May 2015 30 Nov 2017 2 years 6 months 17 days Deputy Chair
Member, Committee on the Ombudsman, the Law Enforcement Conduct Commission and the Crime Commission 06 Apr 2017 08 Aug 2017 4 months 3 days
Member, Select Committee on the closure of public schools in New South Wales 30 Jun 2015 22 Oct 2015 3 months 23 days
Member, Committee on the Health Care Complaints Commission 02 Jun 2015 01 Mar 2019 3 years 9 months
Chair, Portfolio Committee No. 3 - Education 03 May 2017 01 Mar 2019 1 year 9 months 27 days
Member, Portfolio Committee No. 3 - Education 03 May 2017 01 Mar 2019 1 year 9 months 27 days
About the Electorate

Political Party Activity

President of the Picton-Stone Quarry Branch of the NSW Liberal Party.

Community Activity

Member of the Motor Vehicle Advisory Council 2012 to 2014. Deputy Mayor Wollondilly Shire Council 2013 to 2014. Councillor Wollondilly Shire Council 2012 to current. Member of MACROC Macarthur Region of Organised Councils 2012 to 2015. Vice President Bargo Chamber of Commerce. Member of the Institute of Automotive Mechanical Engineers (IAME). Authorised Light Vehicle Inspector for the Roads and Maritime Services.

Local Government Activity

Military Service

Honours Received


Qualifications, Occupations and Interests

Automotive Mechanical Engineer. Small business owner in the Wollondilly area for over 15 years. Recreations include fishing / boating and Hobby Farming.

Additional Information

Inaugural speech, 12 May 2015