House of Representatives current numbers
The Australian Parliament is made up of the Queen—represented by the Governor-General—the Senate and the House of Representatives. Discover the Parliament, the Australian Government, opposition, and the people who help the Parliament do its work.
This image shows the current numbers in the Australian House of Representatives.
An independent is a member of the Australian Parliament who does not belong to a political party.
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