Centre Alliance

Australian political party

Centre Alliance, formerly known as the Nick Xenophon Team (NXT), is a centrist[6] Australian political party based in the state of South Australia. It presently holds two seats in the Australian Senate and one seat in the House of Representatives of Australia.

Centre Alliance
FounderNick Xenophon
Founded1 July 2013; 10 years ago (2013-07-01) as Nick Xenophon Team
IdeologySocial liberalism
South Australian regionalism[1]
Colours    Orange and black
SloganWorking in Australia's interests[5]
House of Representatives
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