Office shuffle planned for northern suburbs MPs

The Brighton Big Box Centre development in Butler.
The Brighton Big Box Centre development in Butler.

BUTLER MLA John Quigley will move his office so it falls within his electorate next year.

Mr Quigley’s current office is in Clarkson, but that suburb transferred to the Burns Beach electorate in 2017.

Butler MLA John Quigley.

The labor MP said after lengthy negotiations, he had secured a site on the corner of Butler Boulevard and Marmion Avenue.

It will be part of the Brighton Big Box Centre development, being built by Vespoli Constructions, which already has Rebel Sport, BCF and Good Sammy stores.

Burns Beach MLA Mark Folkard.

Burns Beach MLA Mark Folkard plans to take up the Ocean Keys Boulevard tenancy, relocating from Currambine where his office also sits outside his electorate boundary.

Mr Folkard said it would be great to be in the centre of his electorate once his office moved next year.

The State electoral boundaries are currently being reviewed to resolve imbalances largely caused by population growth in Perth’s outer suburbs.

The final boundaries for the 2021 State Election are expected to be published this month.

ANNOUNCEMENTAfter long, drawn-out negotiations (with one location even falling through!), I've successfully secured a…

Posted by John Quigley on Sunday, November 10, 2019