The sitting Member of Parliament (MP) for Williamstown is Melissa Horne (Australian Labor Party).
Find their details on the Parliament of Victoria website.
Region this district is in
This district is in Western Metropolitan Region.
Area: 51.54 km2
Facts and figures
Key boundary changes
The 2020-21 redivision of State electoral boundaries made the following changes to Williamstown District.
Williamstown District lost:
- 15,448 voters to Footscray District (Kingsville and Seddon; most of Yarraville).
Williamstown District gained:
- 9,775 voters from Altona District (Altona and Seaholme; part of Altona North).
The tables below show two-party-preferred (2PP) results from the 2018 State election, based on the old and new electoral boundaries.
Actual 2018 State election results by 2PP
Party Votes % ALP 31,273 72.1% Liberal 12,118 27.9%
Estimated 2018 State election results by 2PP with new district boundaries
Party Votes % ALP 26,629 69.9% Liberal 11,440 30.1%
To estimate the 2018 votes on the new boundaries, we have allocated the votes from each voting centre according to where the new boundaries are.
- Past results
Year Party 1859 Unaffiliated 1859-67 Liberal 1868-71 Unaffiliated 1871-91 Liberal 1891-94 ALP 1894 Conservative 1894-97 ALP 1897-1900 Liberal 1900 ALP 1900-04 Liberal 1904-present ALP