The John Ajaka

Member of the Legislative Council

President of the Legislative Council of NSW

The Hon John Ajaka MLC is a Member of the Legislative Council.

He has been a Liberal Party member of the New South Wales Legislative Council since 2007 and has served as Minister for Ageing, Minister for Disability Services, Minister for Multiculturalism, Parliamentary Secretary for Transport and Roads, and before that, as Parliamentary Secretary to the Leader of the Opposition.

Before entering Parliament as the first Liberal Lebanese Australian member of an Australian parliament, the Minister served as a Councillor for the City of Rockdale from 2004 until 2008. John previously operated a legal practice for more than 25 years and served on the board of a number of companies.

The President is the proud father of six daughters and a passionate supporter of the St George Illawarra Dragons.