Parliament session adjourned to Tuesday 27th August 2019, 2 PM

Hon. Justin Tkatchenko, BEM, OL, MP

Ministerial Portfolio
Minister Housing and Urban Development

Electorate
Moresby South Open

Party
People's National Congress (PNC)

Parliamentary Services

Current: Re-elected to the 10th National Parliament for the Moresby South Open seat in the 2017 General Elections as a People's National Congress Party candidate. Appointed Minister for Housing and Urban Development following the formation of the Marape-Steven Government, sworn in on the 07/06/19 by the Governor General Sir Bob Dadae, 2nd Term in this Parliament.

Past: First elected to the 9th National Parliament for the Moresby South Open seat in the 2012 General Elections as a Social Democratic Party candidate. Appointed Minister for Sports and Pacific Games in the O'Neill-Dion cabinet following formation of government in August 2012. Appointed Minister for Sports and Tourism after a reshuffle on the 11/01/2016, then as Minister for Sports and APEC on 8/4/2016. Appointed Minister for Lands and Physical Planning and APEC 2018 in the O'neill-Abel Cabinet following the formation of the O'Neill- Abel Government from August 2017 to May 2019.

Biography

Secondary Education: Completed year 11 certificate at Banyule High School, Melbourne in 1985
Tertiary Education: Homesglen College of TAFE.

Achievements: Obtained qualifications in Horticulture and Botany, and Business Management.

Contact Details

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