Media Statements

For Portfolio: Commerce and Industrial Relations

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

4/12/2018

Papalia; Johnston; Wyatt

Small Business; Commerce and Industrial Relations; Finance

McGowan Government to expand Project Bank Accounts in 2019

25/11/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Ticket scalping Bill goes to Parliament

15/11/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

State Government urges consumers to make portable pools SAFE

24/10/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

New appointments at WA Industrial Relations Commission

24/10/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Work Safety Awards WA 2018 winners announced

16/10/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Parliament to consider law changes to protect park home residents

7/10/2018

Logan

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Toppling furniture Bill to be introduced to Parliament

6/10/2018

Logan

Commerce and Industrial Relations

New regulations to improve the safe use of combustible cladding

4/10/2018

McGowan; Logan

Premier; Commerce and Industrial Relations

McGowan Government announces tougher penalties for workplaces

21/09/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Extra hours of Christmas retail trading for Perth shoppers

19/09/2018

Johnston; Murray

Commerce and Industrial Relations; Sport and Recreation

McGowan Government progressing with anti-ticket scalping laws

12/09/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Bags of fun at Perth Royal Show after successful safety checks

22/08/2018

Johnston

Mines and Petroleum; Commerce and Industrial Relations

Updated FIFO code open for comment

14/08/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

McGowan Government awards $403,000 to community legal centres

9/08/2018

McGowan; Johnston

Premier; Public Sector Management; Commerce and Industrial Relations

Thousands of State Government workers to receive job security

24/07/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

McGowan Government awards $50,000 grant to Tenancy WA

2/07/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Running towards fair fitness industry deals for WA consumers

30/06/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Recommendations on new Work Health and Safety laws released

18/06/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Mark Ritter’s review of WA's industrial relations system complete

14/06/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Bill to increase compensation for dependants passes Parliament

14/06/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Diving Working Group addressing hazards in occupational diving

13/06/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

McGowan Government welcomes increase for low-paid workers in WA

25/05/2018

Murray; Johnston

Seniors and Ageing; Commerce and Industrial Relations

Prepaid funeral protections to safeguard seniors

8/05/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Cladding audit progresses as Grenfell fire anniversary approaches

25/04/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Former union movement leader passes away

20/04/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

WorkSafe investigates death of worker at Woodman Point

20/03/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Interim Report of the State IR system open for comment

15/03/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Community legal advocates and nature safe playgrounds win awards

23/02/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Improving security of payment for subcontractors gets approval

19/02/2018

Johnston

Mines and Petroleum; Commerce and Industrial Relations

Draft code targeting FIFO mental health open for comment

15/02/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

A Bill to modernise workers' compensation

1/02/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Number of victims for Apple iTunes card scam doubles

23/01/2018

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

A record one million hits for FuelWatch website

22/12/2017

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

'David and Goliath' battle for Perth's cheapest fuel site for 2017

19/12/2017

McGurk; Johnston

Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence; Commerce and Industrial Relations

Tenancy law changes to support victims of domestic violence

18/12/2017

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Police accept State Government's wages policy

24/11/2017

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

National reforms create level playing field for WA co-operatives

8/11/2017

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

New regulations to improve safety for electricians

3/11/2017

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Extra trading hours to give retailers a Christmas boost

1/11/2017

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Bill introduced to increase compensation for workplace deaths

19/10/2017

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

McGowan Government reaches agreement with CSA

22/09/2017

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Review of State industrial relations system

21/09/2017

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

McGowan Government approves retail trading trial

27/08/2017

McGowan; Johnston

Premier; Commerce and Industrial Relations

McGowan Government to increase penalties for workplace safety offences

24/07/2017

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Extra protections for park home residents in WA

12/07/2017

Johnston

Mines and Petroleum; Commerce and Industrial Relations

New Work Health and Safety Bill to protect workers

29/06/2017

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Funding for Employment Law Centre restored

29/06/2017

Murray; Johnston

Seniors and Ageing; Commerce and Industrial Relations

Prepaid funeral regulation to protect WA consumers

27/06/2017

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

Steel sector pursuing further quality

14/06/2017

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

McGowan Government welcomes increase to State minimum wage

12/06/2017

Johnston

Commerce and Industrial Relations

A Bill to increase compensation for workplace fatalities

2/06/2017

Cook; Johnston

Health; Commerce and Industrial Relations

McGowan Government welcomes local innovation investment

26/05/2017

Johnston; Papalia

Commerce and Industrial Relations; Defence Issues

Recognising WA's best exporters

12/05/2017

McGowan; Wyatt; Johnston

Premier; Public Sector Management; Treasurer; Commerce and Industrial Relations

New wages policy another critical budget repair measure