Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Peter Hall MLC Eastern Victoria

Nationals Leader: Legislative Council
Minister: Higher Education and Skills 
Minister: responsible for the Teaching Profession

The Member for Eastern Victoria Region (formerly Gippsland Province) since 1988, Peter was born in Castlemaine and educated locally, attending the Castlemaine High School where he was Head Prefect in 1969.

Before his election to Parliament, Peter was a secondary school teacher in Traralgon. Peter was Deputy President of the Legislative Council and Chairman of Committees from May 1996 until October 1999. After the 1999 State Election, Peter was elected to the position of Deputy Leader of the National Party in the Legislative Council. 

Peter was appointed to the newly reformed Coalition Shadow Ministry in 2008 and has the portfolios of Skills & Workplace Participation and Tertiary Education & Training.

On election to Government in November 2010, Peter was appointed Minister for Higher Education and Skills and Minister responsible for the Teaching Profession.


  1. Research to support apprentices graduate Peter Hall MLC 12-Mar-2014
  2. Premier announces business assistance for Morwell Peter Hall MLC 03-Mar-2014
  3. Call for nominations in 60th Victorian training awards Peter Hall MLC 03-Mar-2014
  4. New college offers new opportunities Peter Hall MLC 28-Feb-2014
  5. Victorian training sector getting more people back to into work Peter Hall MLC 25-Feb-2014

Contact: 181 Franklin Street, (PO Box 1506) Traralgon Vic 3844 | Phone: (03) 51 747066 | Fax: (03) 5176 1266