John Quigley, since 2013. Previously Member for Innaloo 2001-2005, Member for Mindarie 2005-2013.
Outer north of Perth. Butler stretches along the coast at the northern edge of Perth, from Merriwa to Two Rocks, and also covering Yanchep, Butler and Ridgewood. The seat covers the north-western corner of Wanneroo council area.
Butler contracted slightly, losing Quinns Rocks and Jindalee to Burns Beach. This change increased the Labor margin from 19.5% to 20.5%.
The seat of Butler was created in 2013, taking in parts of the former seat of Mindarie, which had existed since 2005.
The Labor MP John Quigley won Mindarie in 2005, after winning the seat of Innaloo in 2001. Quigley was re-elected in Mindarie in 2008, and won Butler in 2013 and 2017.
- John Quigley (Labor)
- Raj Bawa (Waxit)
- Linda Aitken (Liberal)
- Elizabeth Kamara (Greens)
- P Becker (No Mandatory Vaccination)
- Katrina Hildebrandt (Australian Christians)
Butler is a safe Labor seat.
|Susan Hoddinott||One Nation||2,131||8.9||+8.9||8.9|
|Jan van Niekerk||Shooters, Fishers & Farmers||884||3.7||+3.7||3.7|
|Ryno Joubert||Australian Christians||439||1.8||FALSE||1.7|
|Ola Sommer||Micro Business||231||1.0||+1.0||0.9|
|Ron Smith||Matheson for WA||224||0.9||+0.9||0.9|
2017 two-party-preferred result
Booths have been divided into north and south.
Labor won over 70% of the two-party-preferred vote in both areas.
|Voter group||ALP 2PP %||Total votes||% of votes|
Two-party-preferred votes in Butler at the 2017 WA state election