MLA Full Form

MLA Full Form

The full form of MLA is Member of the Legislative Assembly

Who is a MLA (Member of the Legislative Assembly)?

A MLA (Member of the Legislative Assembly) is a representative elected by the voters of a constituency in district to a legislative assembly(a lower house of state legislature). According to Indian the Constitution in states where there are two houses, State Legislative Council (Vidhan Parishad) and a State Legislative Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) as per Ref. Art. 79. The Legislative Council is also known as upper house. Also Legislative Assembly is call lower house of state legislature.

Role of MLA

MLA have different roles, 

  • MLA have to serve the people’s complaints and ambitions and bring the issues of the people into government's notice.
  • MLA should use the legislative instruments for the good of local constituency people.
  • The MLA would lift the concerns of his region to the government.
  • MLA should be involved in the LAD (Local area development) budget to improve their electorate.
  • MLA can be a CM and cabinet minister also.

Qualifications To become an MLA

There are some basic criterias to become MLA.

  • The MLA nominee must be an Indian resident.
  • The MLA nominee should be at least twenty-five years old.
  • The MLA nominee must be a voter of any constituency.
  • The MLA nominee should be mentally fit.

In India, there are approximately 4 to 9 MLAs for every Member of Parliament that are the representatives in the Lok sabha. The elected MLAs have to carry the responsibilities bidded to them on their shoulders and MLAs vest their responsibilities for the tenure of 5 years.

MLA Full Form in Research

Fullform of MLA in research is Modern Language Association of America,which is the principal professional association in the US for scholars of language and literature.

Other Full forms of MLA



Member of Legislative Assembly


Associations & OrganizationsNon-Profit Organizations

Medical Library Association



Medical Laboratory Assistant



Mandated Lead Arranger


Transport & TravelAirport Codes

 Malta International Airport


Associations & OrganizationsRegional Organizations

Meat & Livestock


Academic & ScienceUniversities & Institutions

Montessori Lyceum Amsterdam


Academic & ScienceAstronomy & Space Science

Mercury Laser Altimeter


Other full forms of MLA

MLA Member of Legislative Assembly A Representative elected by the voters in Indian system of government
MLA Medical Library Association A nonprofit, educational organization
MLA Medical Laboratory Assistant A medical laboratory professional
MLA Mandated Lead Arranger A bank organising a Syndicated loan
MLA Malta International Airport An aiport in Malta.
MLA Meat & Livestock Australia A non profit organisation in Australia’s red meat industry.
MLA Modular Longitudinal Architecture A car platform developed by Jaguar Land Rover
MLA Montessori Lyceum Amsterdam A school in Netherlands.
MLA Mercury Laser Altimeter A instrument developed by NASA to provide information of Mercury’s surface