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About Cesar

Elected in 2013, Cesar Melhem is a current member of the Legislative Council of Victorian Parliament for the Western Metropolitan Region and is a member of the Australian Labor Party.

Cesar is passionate about advocating for the diverse communities in the West.

Over the last 8 years of parliamentary service, Cesar has had many positions that have allowed him to advocate for causes close to his heart including workers’ rights, the learn local sector, recycling initatives and veteran affairs.

In early 2020 Cesar was appointed as Parliamentary Secretary for Training and Skills. 

Cesar resides in the West with his wife and two children.  Cesar is a staunch supporter of the Western Bulldogs Football Club.

Western Metropolitan Region

Melbourne’s West is a vibrant area of Victoria, with some of Victoria’s fastest-growing and diverse communities. It is a center for industry, business, manufacturing, education and health services.

Melbourne’s Western Metropolitan region covers 11 state districts, each represented by their respective local members of Parliament. These districts are Altona, Essendon, Footscray, Kororoit, Niddrie, St Albans, Sydenham, Sunbury, Tarneit, Werribee, and Williamstown.

The region also covers eight local government areas; The cities of Brimbank, Hobsons Bay, Hume, Maribyrnong, Moonee Valley, Moreland, Wyndham and Melton.

Check out what the Andrews Government has achieved in Melbourne’s West.  Click on a region on the map of the Western Metropolitan Region below to open up a new page detailing the government’s good work in the western suburbs.