Derek Bennett

Lewisporte - Twillingate


Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Children, Seniors and Social Development


Confederation Building Office

6th Floor, West Block
Confederation Building
P.O. Box 8700
St. John’s, NL
A1B 4J6

Phone: (709) 729-0585
Fax: (709) 729-1049

Constituency Office

122 Main Street [Old Ferry Terminal Bldg]
P.O. Box 248
Lewisporte, NL A0G 3A0

Phone: (709) 535-2131
Fax: (709) 535-2138
Toll Free: 1-877-585-0515


Derek Bennett is a lifelong resident of Lewisporte. A graduate of the Community Recreation Leadership Program at the College of Trades and Technology, Derek worked as the director of recreation and tourism with the town of Lewisporte for 25 years. In his role as director, Derek oversaw major community enhancements such as the development of the Woolfrey’s Pond Boardwalk. Derek serves as president of Recreation Newfoundland and Labrador and director with the Atlantic Marine Trade Association.