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Electoral district of Granville

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State  New South Wales
Electors  53,212 (2015)
Member of parliament  Julia Finn
Namesake  Granville
MP  Julia Finn
Area  22.64 km²
Elector  53,212
Party  Australian Labor Party
Electoral district of Granville
Dates current  1894–1920, 1927–present

Granville is an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of New South Wales in Sydney's West. It is currently represented by Julia Finn of the Australian Labor Party.

Granville includes the suburbs of Clyde, Granville, Holroyd, Mays Hill, Merrylands, Merrylands West, South Wentworthville and parts of Greystanes, Guildford, Parramatta, South Granville, Wentworthville and Westmead.

History

Granville was first established in 1894, partly replacing part of Central Cumberland. In 1920, with the introduction of proportional representation, it was absorbed into Parramatta. Granville was recreated in 1927. It has historically tended to be a Labor seat.

References

Electoral district of Granville Wikipedia


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