South Australian House of Assembly

The House of Assembly, or lower house, is one of the two chambers of the Parliament of South Australia. The other is the Legislative Council. It sits in Parliament House in the state capital, Adelaide.

House of Assembly
54th Parliament
Type
Type
History
Founded22 April 1857; 164 years ago (22 April 1857)
Leadership
Josh Teague, Liberal
since 8 September 2020
Deputy Speaker and Chairman of Committees
Peter Treloar, Liberal
since 3 May 2018
Dan van Holst Pellekaan, Liberal
since 29 Jul 2020
Government Whip
Richard Harvey, Liberal
since 27 Aug 2020
Structure
Seats47
Political groups
Government (23)
  Liberal (23)

Opposition (19)
  Labor (19)

Crossbench (5)
  Independent (5)[lower-alpha 1]
Length of term
4 years
Elections
Full preferential voting
First election
9 March 1857
Last election
17 March 2018
Next election
19 March 2022
RedistrictingRedistributions are carried out after each election by the South Australian Electoral Districts Boundaries Commission.
Meeting place
House of Assembly Chamber,
Parliament House, Adelaide,
South Australia, Australia
Website
SA House of Assembly