Swan

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2022 Candidates

ABC Election 2022 Guide

The
retiring Liberal MP is Steve Irons who has held this seat since 2007.

Directly
across the Swan River from central Perth, the electorate of Swan covers most
of the area between the Swan River and the lower reaches of the Canning
River. It includes the suburbs of South Perth, Como, Victoria Park,
Rivervale, Belmont, High Wycombe, Maida Vale, Forrestfield and Wattle Grove.
It includes a range of housing types from low price flats to more affluent
suburbs with Swan River views. The electorate includes the campus of Curtin
University, the Welshpool and Kewdale industrial areas, and Perth Airport.
Swan covers 151 square kilometres.

AEC Electorate Details

Demographic: Inner Metropolitan – situated in capital cities and consisting of well-established built-up suburbs.

The Division of Swan consists of:

  • South Perth City Council,
  • Victoria Park Town Council,
  • part of the Belmont City Council,
  • part of the Canning City Council,
  • part of the Kalamunda City Council,
  • part of the Perth City Council, and
  • part of the Swan City Council.