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Composition of the Senate

Composition of the Senate*
 Political PartyNumbersTotal
Government coalition Liberal Party of Australia (Lib) 25 31
The Nationals (the NATS) 5
Country Liberal Party (CLP) 1
Opposition Australian Labor Party (ALP) 26 26
Crossbench Australian Greens (AG) 9 19
Centre Alliance (CA) 2
Pauline Hanson's One Nation (PHON) 2
Australian Conservatives (AC) 1
Derryn Hinch's Justice Party (DHJP) 1
Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) 1
United Australia Party (UAP) 1
Independents (IND) 2
  Total 76 76
Composition of the Senate expanded*
StateLibThe NATSCLPALPAGCAPHONACDHJPLDPUAPINDTotal
NSW 4 1   4 1          1 1   12
VIC 4 1   4 2       1       12
QLD 3 2   4 1   1          1 12
WA 5     4 2   1           12
SA 4     3 1 2   1        1  12
TAS 4  1   5 2               12
ACT 1      1                 2
NT     1 1                 2
Australia 25 5 1 26 9 2 2 1 1 1 1 2 76

*as at 6 December 2018