• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE1316

Allen, Denise Margaret

(1953 – )
  • Nationality Australian
  • Born 19 March, 1953, Alexandra Victoria Australia
  • Occupation Parliamentarian


A member of the Australian Labor Party, Denise Allen was elected as the Member for Benalla in the Legislative Assembly of the Parliament of Victoria at a by-election in 2000 after an initial unsuccessful attempt at the 1999 election. She was defeated at the 2002 election. In a change of party membership, she stood unsuccessfully as a candidate for the People Power Party in the Legislative Council Region of Northern Victoria at the Victorian state election, which was held on 25 November 2006.

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