Jo-Anne Dobson MLA Upper Bann, Ulster Unionist Party, UUP Spokesperson for Health and Agriculture


  • Tel 028 9052 1925

  • Email:

  • Constituency address

    18 Rathfriland Street, Ballyvally, Banbridge BT32 3LA United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    Parliament Buildings, Stormont, Belfast BT4 3XX United Kingdom
Jo-Anne Dobson

Most spoken phrases

Last updated 3rd Jun 2009

  1. Israeli settlements
  2. Northcote Road shops
  3. Dangerous dogs petition
  4. Clapham Junction tube
  5. Heathrow expansion
  6. Health services
  7. Fly tipping

This information is based on the most frequently spoken phrases by this representative.


  • Born:

  • Positions

    UUP Spokesperson for Agriculture 2011-; Assembly Private Secretary to Danny Kennedy as Minister for Regional Development 2012-14; UUP Spokesperson for Health 2014-.
  • NI Assembly Committee

    Audit; Chairpersons' Liaison Group.
  • Electoral history

    MLA for Upper Bann since 5 May 2011.
  • Political interests

    Organ donation.
  • Party groups

    UUP: Vice-chair, North Lurgan branch, Party press officer for Upper Bann, Secretary, Upper Bann Ulster Women's Unionist Council, Member, party executive; Assistant campaign director for Jim Nicolson MEP, 2009 European Parliament Election.
  • All party groups (office-holding)

    Secretary, Disability Group 2011-; Treasurer, Infertility Group 2013-; Chair, Organ Donation Group 2013-; Secretary, Learning Disability Group 2014-.

Election record for Upper Bann, 05 May 2011

Party Percentage of votes
Sinn Fein 27.2%
Democratic Unionist Party 27.1%
Ulster Unionist Party 24.6%
Name Party Seats Votes % of votes
John O'Dowd Sinn Fein 1 11,528 27.2
Sydney Anderson, Stephen Moutray Democratic Unionist Party 2 11,499 27.1
Joanne Dobson, Sam Gardiner Ulster Unionist Party 2 10,426 24.6
Dolores Kelly Social Democratic & Labour Party 1 4,846 11.4
Turnout 54.0%

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