Profile of the electoral division of Cooper (Vic)

Updated: 9 July 2019
Date this name and boundary was gazetted:
13 July 2018
First election this name was used at:
2019 federal election
First election this boundary was used at:
2019 federal election
Maps and data
A4 map of the electoral division of Cooper (2018) [PDF 724KB]
Map of the Division of Cooper (2018) [PDF 3.07MB]
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Name Derivation:
Named in honour of William Cooper, 1861–1941. Cooper was a Yorta Yorta man who as a spokesman for Aboriginal people called for direct representation in parliament, enfranchisement, land rights and federal control of Aboriginal affairs.
60 sq km
Location description

The Division of Cooper consists of:

  • Darebin City Council,
  • part of the Moreland City Council, and
  • part of the Yarra City Council.
Products/Industries of the Area:
Retail, manufacturing, education and training, transport, textiles, clothing and footwear, warehousing, construction and healthcare.
Demographic Rating:
Inner Metropolitan – situated in capital cities and consisting of well-established built-up suburbs.
Current member details:

Please refer to the Parliament of Australia website


The first member for Cooper will be elected at the next federal general election.

AEC Divisional Office:
Divisional Office contact details
Further information:
For supporting information, see Party codes, demographic ratings and seat status.
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