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Burt
Australian House of Representatives Division
Division of BURT 2016.png
Division of Burt in Western Australia, 2016 federal election.
Created 2016
MP Matt Keogh
Party Australian Labor Party
Namesake Burt family of Western Australia
Electors 105,218 (2019)
Area 172 km2 (66.4 sq mi)
Demographic Outer Metropolitan

The Division of Burt is an Australian electoral division in the state of Western Australia.

History

Septimus Burt
Septimus Burt, whose family the division was named after.

The division was created in 2015. It was named after the Burt family, especially Sir Archibald Burt, Septimus Burt and Sir Francis Burt. The division is in the south-eastern suburbs of Perth. It covers areas that were once in the divisions of Canning, Hasluck and Tangney.

The seat was first contested at the 2016 federal election.

Geography

The seat includes large parts of the City of Gosnells and the City of Armadale and portion of the City of Canning. Suburbs included are:

Members

Image Member Party Term Notes
  No image.svg Matt Keogh
(1981–)
Labor 2016-
present
Incumbent

Election results

Coordinates: 32°6′30″S 115°58′8″E / 32.10833°S 115.96889°E / -32.10833; 115.96889

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