ACT Legislative Assembly


Photo of Mr Steve Doszpot, member for Kurrajong

Canberra Liberals, Kurrajong electorate


  • Elected 29 October 2008 (Member for Brindabella)
  • Re-elected 31 October 2012 (Member for Molonglo)
  • Re-elected 26 October 2016 (Member for Kurrajong)


Standing committees

  • Environment and Transport and City Services (December 2016–present, Deputy Chair)
  • Justice and Community Safety (December 2012–October 2016, Chair)
  • Education and Training (December 2008–October 2016, Deputy Chair)
  • Health, Community and Social Services (December 2008–2012, Chair)


  • Shadow Minister for Urban Services (November 2016–present)
  • Shadow Minister for Seniors (November 2016–present)
  • Shadow Minister for ICT (December 2008–present)
  • Shadow Minister for Higher Education (July 2016–November 2016)
  • Shadow Minister for Ageing (December 2012–November 2016)
  • Assistant Speaker (December 2012–2014)
  • Shadow Minister for Education and Training (December 2008–November 2016)
  • Shadow Minister for Sport and Recreation (December 2008–November 2016)
  • Shadow Minister for Multicultural Affairs (December 2008–2012)
  • Shadow Minister for Disability (December 2008–2012)


  • Business Development Manager, CSIRO ICT Centre
  • ACT General Manager, Canon Australia Pty Ltd
  • Managing Director, CSM (International) Pty Ltd
  • ACT General Manager, Duesburys Strategic Connections
  • ACT Event Director, Sydney Olympic Games Organising Committee (SOCOG – ACT)
  • Managing Director, Canberra Strategic Marketing
  • ACT Branch Manager, Digital Equipment Corporation
  • ACT Branch Manager, Wang Computer (Australia) Pty Ltd
  • Part Completed Arts / Economics Degree – Australian National University
  • Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, (FAICD)
  • ACT Branch Deputy Chair, Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA)
  • PRINCE2 Project Management Certified Practitioner


  • Australian Sports Medal
  • Life Member Capital Football
  • ACTEW / AGL Lifetime Achievement Award – Sport


  • Patron of Eastlakes Cricket Club
  • Calwell Neighbourhood Watch Committee – Foundation Member 2008
  • Australian Republican Movement – Member 2008
  • Brindabella Blues FC, Masters Player, Junior Coach, 2007
  • President, ACT Olympic Council (2001–2005)
  • Volunteer, Radio 1RPH (Print Handicapped Radio)
  • Member, Yarralumla Residents Association
  • Patron of Brindabella Blues Football Club
  • Patron of Woden Valley Football (Soccer) Club
  • President, Soccer Canberra (1995–2002)
  • Canberra Institute of Technology – Advisory Board Member (1996–2002)
  • CIT Solutions – Board Director (1996–2001)
  • CanTrade – ACT Government Advisory Board Member (1995–2001)
  • NARA Sister City Committee – Committee Member (1995–1999)
  • Canberra Cancerians – Committee Member (1990–1994)


Steve Doszpot was born 23 September 1948, in Budapest, Hungary. He is married to Maureen and has two grown children, Adam and Amy, and five grandchildren.


  • Print and electronic media – occasional contributor of opinion articles and “fill in” host / announcer on commercial radio, former radio and television sports caller and presenter on SBS TV, 666 ABC, SSS/FM and 2CC
  • Participative sports – golf and tennis, also played Masters Soccer until April 2009, convenor of ACT Assembly Parliamentary Football Team
  • Films and theatre
  • Researching and writing family history
  • Reading – mainly biographies
  • Listening to music – from Harry Chapin to U2 and live performances
  • Watching favourite sports – football/soccer, rugby union, rugby league, AFL, basketball, cricket, golf and tennis.


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