Extract from the Western Australian Parliamentary Handbook
ALDRIDGE, Hon. Martin, MLC
Member for the Agricultural Region
The Nationals WA
Elected to the Thirty-eighth Parliament for the Agricultural Region on 5 April 2013 following a recount to fill the vacancy consequent upon the resignation of Hon Mia Jane Davies (Nat). Term expired 21 May 2013.
Re-elected 9 March 2013 (for the term commencing on 22 May 2013) and 11 March 2017 for the term commencing 22 May.
Deputy Chair of Committees: 23 May 2017 - present.
Parliamentary Party Appointments
Secretary of the Parliamentary National Party: 19 March 2013 - 21 May 2017.
Nationals Whip in the Legislative Council from 26 April 2017 - present.
Member, Standing Committee on Estimates and Financial Operations: 22 May 2013 - 18 August 2015.
Member, Joint Standing Committee on Audit: 13 June 2013 - 18 August 2015.
Member, Standing Committee on Procedure and Privileges: 17 February 2015 - 21 May 2017. (Re-appointed 23 May 2017 - present).
Note: Fulfils an advisory role concerning services provided to Members
Member, Parliamentary Services Committee: 23 May 2017 - present.
Occupation before entering Parliament
Small Business Owner
Senior Fire-fighter (Fire and Rescue Service of WA).
MP Chief of Staff
State Director of the Nationals (WA)
AGRICULTURAL REGION - ELECTORATE PROFILE
Agricultural Region includes the Legislative Assembly electorates of Central Wheatbelt, Geraldton, Moore, and Roe.
Enrolment (9 February 2017) 102, 748; area 281,264 sq.km.