Minister for Environment; Heritage
Member for Burns Beach
Albert Jacob was elected as the inaugural Member for the Western Australian seat of Ocean Reef in 2008.
He was appointed Environment and Heritage Minister in March 2013, becoming one of the youngest Ministers ever appointed in Western Australia.
Albert is committed to the conservation and protection of Western Australia’s unique natural environment and a simpler system of environment regulation. He is also leading the Liberal Government’s modern approach to heritage.
The father of two young children, Albert is passionate about representing his local community and ensuring that the State’s environment and heritage is enhanced for future generations to enjoy.