Portfolios

Contacting the politician who has responsibility for the portfolio your campaign falls within is an effective way to have your issue heard.

It is also important to understand if the issue is a State or Federal one and approach the relevant politician.

Greens SA (Federal Upper House)

National portfolio responsibilities are split between our sitting Greens Federal MPs.

You can search here for portfolio responsibilities by MP or by Portfolio.

Senator Sarah Hanson-Young

  • Communications
  • Finance and Trade
  • Arts
  • Education
  • Nuclear
  • Water and Murray Darling Basin

Greens Members of the Legislative Council (State Upper House)

Our two South Australian State Greens MPs (Mark Parnell and Tammy Franks) split the state portfolio responsibilities between them.

Mark Parnell MLC

  • Parliamentary Leader
  • Agriculture, Food & Fisheries
  • Attorney-General
  • Automotive Transformation
  • Business Services & Consumers
  • Climate Change
  • Defence Industries
  • Forests
  • Housing & Urban Development
  • Justice Reform
  • Local Government
  • Manufacturing, Innovation & Trade
  • Mineral Resources & Energy
  • Planning
  • Regional Development
  • Road Safety
  • Social Housing
  • State Development
  • Sustainability, Environment and Conservation
  • Transport & Infrastructure
  • Treasury & Finance
  • Veterans' Affairs

Tammy Franks MLC

  • Aboriginal Affairs & Reconciliation
  • Animal Welfare
  • Arts
  • Communities & Social Inclusion
  • Correctional Services
  • Disabilities
  • Education and Child Development
  • Emergency Services
  • Employment, Higher Education & Skills
  • Liquor Licensing & Gambling
  • Gender & Sexuality
  • Health, Mental Health & Substance Abuse
  • Industrial Relations (inc Workers Rehabilitation)
  • Multicultural Affairs
  • Police
  • Public Sector
  • Recreation & Sport & Racing
  • Science & Information Economy
  • Small Business
  • Status of Women
  • Tourism
  • Volunteers
  • Youth
  • Water & River Murray