Responsible for:

Attorney-General
Planning
Local Government

Email:

attorneygeneral@sa.gov.au

Phone:

(08) 8207 1723

Address

GPO BOX 464
ADELAIDE SA 5001

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About Josh

Josh Teague was elected to the South Australian Parliament as the Member for Heysen as part of the Marshall Government in 2018.

He was appointed as the Minister for Planning and Local Government in November 2021. Josh has served as Speaker of the House of Assembly in the year from September 2020, and as a Member or Presiding Member on a range of Parliamentary committees since 2018.

Josh is passionate about the Adelaide Hills region in which he lives and providing a voice for his local community. He has a keen interest in the environment and agriculture; he runs cows on the Fleurieu, and with his family, grows enough grapes to make a small amount of homemade wine each year.

Before being elected into Parliament, Josh worked as a Barrister and has extensive advocacy experience over more than 20 years of professional practice. He also served as Honorary Consul of Sweden for South Australia from 2009 to 2018.

Josh is a proud resident of Bridgewater, where he and his wife Maria have raised their three children.