|Governor of Burgenland|
28 December 2000 – 28 February 2019
|Preceded by||Karl Stix|
|Succeeded by||Hans Peter Doskozil|
|Born||12 June 1951|
Hans Niessl (in official documents, his surname is spelt Nießl, born 12 June 1951 in Zurndorf) is an Austrian politician, member of the Social Democratic Party of Austria and former Governor of Burgenland.
From 1987 till 2000, Niessl was mayor of Frauenkirchen, he has been a member of the parliament of Burgenland since 1996.