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Dr Jagadish (Jags) Krishnan MLA MBBS; FRACGP

House:Legislative Assembly
Party:Australian Labor Party

Inaugural Speech: pdf icon to inaugural speech transcript

Inaugural Video: Video link of Dr Jags Krishnan

Speeches by Dr Jagadish (Jags) Krishnan
Portrait of member
Electorate Office:...
45 Burrendah Boulevard,
Shop 20, Southlands Boulevard Shopping Centre
Willetton WA 6155

Postal Address:
PO Box 97
Willetton 6155
Ph: 9332 1589

Extract from the Western Australian Parliamentary Handbook

KRISHNAN, Dr Jagadish (Jags), MLA
Member for Riverton
Australian Labor Party


Elected to the Forty-First Parliament for Riverton on 13 March 2021, in succession to Dr Michael (Mike) Dennis Nahan (retired).

Standing Committees

Member, Economics and Industry Standing Committee from 12 May 2021.



Born 23 April 1972, Kotagiri, India.
Arrived in Western Australia 12 June 2006.

Qualifications and occupation before entering Parliament

General Practitioner.


The electorate of Riverton is located in the South Metropolitan Region and includes all or parts of the City of Canning, City of Cockburn and the City of Melville.

Comprising of all or parts of the localities of Brentwood, Bull Creek, Leeming, Mt Pleasant, Riverton, Rossmoyne, Shelley and Willetton.

Enrolment - 29,054 (11 February 2021)

Area - 24 km

Further Biographical Details for Dr Jagadish (Jags) Krishnan