Heavenly Father we thank You for MLA: Harry Bains and his commitment to serve the people of Surrey and the Province of British Columbia. We ask that You will be with him as he travels throughout his constituency while continuing to keep his eyes open to the needs of the people under his care as MLA. Give him wisdom as he works with individual needs as well as when his input is required into issues affecting the province. Bless and protect his wife and family, especially during those times when he needs to be away from home. In Jesus' name we pray, Amen.
Harry Bains was re-elected as the MLA for Surrey-Newton on May 12, 2009. He was first elected to the Legislature on May 17, 2005.
Harry serves as opposition critic for Transportation and Infrastructure.
Harry has been active in the Surrey community for many years. He has years of experience in education having served on the Kwantlen College Board of Governors between 1993 and 1999.
Harry was an elected officer of Steelworkers-IWA Canada local 2171 for over fifteen years. He served most recently as Vice president of his local, where he led negotiations and engaged in bargaining for better working conditions for working people.
Harry and his wife Rajvinder live in Surrey. They have two children, Kulpreet and Jasmeen.