Premier Mark McGowan today announced the portfolio allocations for Ministers in the second-term McGowan Labor Government's Cabinet.
The new Ministry will strengthen the McGowan Government's stability and focus on creating Western Australian jobs, protecting people's health, building METRONET and infrastructure development such as the new port, local manufacturing, and education and training.
The Swearing-In-Ceremony for the McGowan Cabinet Ministers and Parliamentary Secretaries will take place tomorrow (March 19) at Government House.
McGowan Government Cabinet
|Hon Mark McGowan MLA||Premier; Treasurer; Minister for Public Sector Management; Federal-State Relations|
|Hon Roger Cook MLA||Deputy Premier; Minister for Health; Medical Research; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Science|
|Hon Sue Ellery MLC||Minister for Education and Training; Leader of the Legislative Council|
|Hon Stephen Dawson MLC||Minister for Mental Health; Aboriginal Affairs; Industrial Relations; Deputy Leader of the Legislative Council|
|Hon Alannah MacTiernan MLC||Minister for Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Hydrogen Industry|
|Hon David Templeman MLA||Minister for Tourism; Culture and the Arts; Heritage; Leader of the House|
|Hon John Quigley MLA||Attorney General; Minister for Electoral Affairs|
|Hon Paul Papalia MLA||Minister for Police; Road Safety; Defence Industry; Veterans Issues|
|Hon Bill Johnston MLA||Minister for Mines and Petroleum; Energy; Corrective Services|
|Hon Rita Saffioti MLA||Minister for Transport; Planning; Ports|
|Hon Dr Tony Buti MLA||Minister for Finance; Lands; Sport and Recreation; Citizenship and Multicultural Interests|
|Hon Simone McGurk MLA||Minister for Child Protection; Women's Interests; Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence; Community Services|
|Hon Dave Kelly MLA||Minister for Water; Forestry; Youth|
|Hon Amber-Jade Sanderson MLA||Minister for Environment; Climate Action; Commerce |
|Hon John Carey MLA||Minister for Housing; Local Government|
|Hon Don Punch MLA||Minister for Disability Services; Fisheries; Innovation and ICT; Seniors and Ageing|
|Hon Reece Whitby MLA||Minister for Emergency Services; Racing and Gaming; Small Business; Volunteering|
|Mr David Michael MLA||Cabinet Secretary|
|Hon Samantha Rowe MLC||Hon Simone McGurk MLA|
Minister for Child Protection; Women’s Interests; Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence; Community Services
|Hon Darren West MLC||Hon Alannah MacTiernan MLC|
Minister for Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Hydrogen Industry
|Mr Terry Healy MLA||Hon Sue Ellery MLC|
Minister for Education and Training
|Mr Simon Millman MLA||Hon Roger Cook MLA |
Deputy Premier; Minister for Health; Medical Research; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Science
|Mr Yaz Mubarakai MLA||Hon Dr Tony Buti MLA|
Minister for Finance; Lands; Sport and Recreation; Citizenship and Multicultural Interests
|Ms Jessica Shaw MLA||Hon David Templeman MLA|
Minister for Tourism; Culture and the Arts; Heritage
|Ms Jessica Stojkovski MLA||Hon Rita Saffioti MLA |
Minister for Transport; Planning; Ports
|Ms Sabine Winton MLA||Hon Mark McGowan MLA |
Premier; Treasurer; Minister for Public Sector Management; Federal-State Relations
|Hon Kyle McGinn MLC||Hon Don Punch MLA |
Minister for Disability Services; Fisheries; Innovation and ICT; Seniors and Ageing
|Hon Matthew Swinbourn MLC||Hon John Quigley MLA |
Attorney General; Minister for Electoral Affairs
Comments attributed to Premier Mark McGowan:
"My Cabinet team worked extremely hard during our first term and our second term will be no different.
"The next four years are very important for our State as we continue our strong recovery from COVID-19, with a focus on creating jobs for Western Australians.
"The work starts now for each of the Ministers. Despite our State's success, there will always be challenges and issues confronting Western Australians across all portfolio areas.
"I'm very confident we have a strong team, with a breadth of experience that will work hard every day to govern in the interests of all Western Australians.
"We put up a strong agenda for our next four years and will work tirelessly to deliver on our commitments for the State right across WA.
"As we begin our second term, my Government will continue to be responsible, stable, disciplined and focused on keeping Western Australia strong."
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