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Composition of the Senate

Composition of the Senate*
 Political PartyNumbersTotal
Government coalition Liberal Party of Australia (Lib) 22 27
The Nationals (the NATS) 4
Country Liberal Party (CLP) 1
Opposition Australian Labor Party (ALP) 26 26
Crossbench Australian Greens (AG) 9 20
Pauline Hanson's One Nation (PHON) 4
Nick Xenophon Team (NXT) 3
Australian Conservatives (AC) 1
Derryn Hinch's Justice Party (DHJP) 1
Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) 1
Independents (IND) 1
  Total 73 73
Composition of the Senate expanded*
StateLibThe NATSCLPALPAGPHONNXTACDHJPLDPINDTotal
NSW 3 1   4 1 1        1   11
VIC 4 1   4 2       1     12
QLD 3 2   4 1 2           12
WA 5     4 2 1           12
SA 3     3 1   3 1     12
TAS 3     5 2             10
ACT 1     1               2
NT     1 1               2
Australia 22 4 1 26 9 4 3 1 1 1 1 73

*as at 16 November 2017