Media Statements

For Portfolio: Finance

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

30/11/2022

Sanderson; Buti

Health; Finance

Expressions of Interest sought for Geraldton Hospital upgrade

16/11/2022

Buti

Finance

Homeowners in full-time care to receive land tax exemption

11/11/2022

Johnston; Buti

Industrial Relations; Finance

Supplier Wage Audit established to combat wage theft

13/10/2022

Buti

Finance; Aboriginal Affairs

McGowan Government delivers record spend on Aboriginal businesses

30/08/2022

Buti

Finance

Outstanding local building suppliers and contractors celebrated

9/08/2022

Buti; McGurk

Finance; Community Services

State Commissioning Strategy to improve community services delivery in WA

30/06/2022

McGurk; Buti

Women's Interests; Finance

State Government uses buying power to advance gender equality

28/06/2022

Buti

Finance

Warren-Blackwood call centre contract extended until 2032

9/06/2022

Buti; MacTiernan; Cook

Finance; Aboriginal Affairs; Regional Development; State Development, Jobs and Trade

Aboriginal Business Forum connecting businesses and industry

12/05/2022

McGowan; Cook; Buti; Carey

Premier; Treasurer; Commerce; Finance; Housing

New measures to protect home owners and support building and construction industry

7/04/2022

Buti

Finance; Aboriginal Affairs

Aboriginal procurement targets eclipsed for third year in a row

6/04/2022

Buti

Finance

McGowan Government to simplify tax and reduce red tape

22/12/2021

Buti; Carey; Saffioti

Finance; Lands; Planning

Landgate building revamp to bring more workers and vibrancy to Midland

17/11/2021

McGowan; Buti

Premier; Sport and Recreation; Finance

Historic camp re-opens following $3.7 million refurbishment

10/11/2021

Buti; Dawson

Finance; Industrial Relations

McGowan Government introduces Australia’s first debarment regime

27/10/2021

Buti; Dawson

Finance; Aboriginal Affairs

Largest ever attendance at third annual Aboriginal Business Expo

17/09/2021

Buti; Dawson

Finance; Aboriginal Affairs

Aboriginal Procurement Policy expands to include employment and subbie targets

9/09/2021

McGowan; Buti; Saffioti

Premier; Finance; Planning

Transfer duty rebate extended to support homebuyers and local jobs

7/09/2021

Buti; Cook

Finance; Health

Locally manufactured hand sanitiser units to be trialled across WA

31/08/2021

Buti

Finance

One month to go for electricity credit applications

9/07/2021

McGurk; Buti

Community Services; Finance

Grants awarded to Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisations

6/07/2021

Buti

Finance

Bold targets set in renewed McGowan Government Aboriginal Procurement Policy

1/06/2021

Buti

Finance

New Western Australian procurement framework enacted

25/05/2021

Buti; McGurk; Dawson

Finance; Community Services; Mental Health

$14.5 million boost for community and mental health services

31/01/2021

Wyatt

Finance

Successful Aboriginal Procurement Policy to be extended

22/12/2020

Wyatt

Finance; Lands

Innovative solution for Landgate building

14/12/2020

Wyatt; McGurk

Treasurer; Finance; Community Services

McGowan Government delivers funding boost for community services

14/12/2020

Wyatt

Finance

Payroll tax exemption for Boosting Apprenticeships Commencements scheme

11/12/2020

Wyatt

Finance

Procurement measures extended to boost local businesses

5/12/2020

Wyatt

Finance

Household Electricity Credit applications open

1/12/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer; Finance

Government incentives drive building approvals up 96 per cent

9/11/2020

Wyatt

Finance; Aboriginal Affairs

Year two targets for Aboriginal Procurement Policy nearly tripled

30/10/2020

Wyatt

Finance

ServiceWA trial opens to reform government service delivery in Bunbury

15/10/2020

Wyatt

Finance

Urgent Bill introduced to continue support for WA businesses

24/09/2020

Wyatt

Finance

Liberals ‘local jobs guarantee’ to strip hardworking regional businesses of millions of dollars

23/09/2020

Wyatt

Finance

Payroll tax exemption extended for JobKeeper payments

17/08/2020

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Finance; Lands

Problem and Opportunity Statements to drive investment and jobs in WA

24/07/2020

Wyatt

Finance

Housing stimulus application now open

22/07/2020

Wyatt

Finance

Procurement changes for works to further boost local businesses

16/07/2020

Wyatt

Finance

WA small businesses to receive $17,500 grant to assist during COVID-19

2/07/2020

Wyatt

Finance

Budget repair measure exceeds expectations

30/06/2020

Wyatt; Templeman

Finance; Local Government

Land tax exemptions to assist owner-occupied relocatable homes in residential parks and caravan park owners

9/06/2020

Wyatt

Finance

McGowan Government to consult on new procurement debarment regime

27/05/2020

Wyatt

Finance

Procurement changes to help boost local businesses during COVID-19

13/05/2020

Wyatt

Finance

McGowan Government slashes red tape to support local businesses and State's economic recovery

11/05/2020

Wyatt

Finance

Land tax exemption to assist home owners in full-time care

8/05/2020

Wyatt

Finance; Aboriginal Affairs

Government’s Aboriginal procurement exceeding expectations

16/03/2020

Wyatt

Finance

Government builds on first year of innovative policy

4/03/2020

Wyatt

Finance

Government buying opportunities on display at Aboriginal Business Expo

26/02/2020

Wyatt

Finance

Restoring duty concession for strata titles subdivisions

19/12/2019

Templeman; Wyatt

Culture and the Arts; Finance

Spectacular spaces revealed as New Museum build complete

25/11/2019

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Finance

Stronger financial accountability controls for WA public sector

3/10/2019

Wyatt; Ellery

Finance; Education and Training

Local businesses big winners in Broome Senior High School project

5/07/2019

Saffioti; Wyatt

Transport; Finance; Aboriginal Affairs

Aboriginal employment and participation recognised

4/07/2019

Wyatt

Finance; Aboriginal Affairs

McGowan Government to further strengthen Aboriginal businesses

28/06/2019

Wyatt

Finance; Aboriginal Affairs

Government on track to exceed Aboriginal Procurement Policy target

27/06/2019

McGurk; Wyatt

Community Services; Finance

McGowan Government delivers $30m boost to community services

20/05/2019

Wyatt; Saffioti

Finance; Transport

Taxis the winners from changes to motor injury insurance

9/05/2019

Ellery; Wyatt

Education and Training; Finance

Additional funding boost for apprenticeships and traineeships

4/12/2018

Papalia; Johnston; Wyatt

Small Business; Commerce and Industrial Relations; Finance

McGowan Government to expand Project Bank Accounts in 2019

29/11/2018

Wyatt; MacTiernan

Finance; Agriculture and Food

Farming families set to be the next winners from McGowan Government reforms

28/11/2018

Wyatt

Finance

Amendments to transfer duty concession for farm-in agreements

9/10/2018

Wyatt

Finance

WA households the winners as Foreign Buyers Surcharge is passed

4/10/2018

McGurk; Wyatt

Community Services; Finance

McGowan Government strengthens partnerships with community sector

21/08/2018

Wyatt

Finance

Liberal Party continues to distort truth to hoodwink WA families

17/08/2018

Wyatt

Finance

Liberal and Nationals parties distort facts to justify protecting foreign home buyers over WA families

16/08/2018

Wyatt

Finance

Liberal and Nationals parties ignore facts and WA families

15/08/2018

Wyatt

Finance

Liberal and Nationals parties side with foreign investors over WA households

1/08/2018

Wyatt

Finance

New Department of Finance director general appointed

14/06/2018

Wyatt; MacTiernan

Finance; Regional Development; Agriculture and Food

Land tax win for farmers under McGowan Government reforms

11/04/2018

Wyatt

Finance

Liberals side with scare campaign over trainees and small business

29/03/2018

Wyatt

Finance; Aboriginal Affairs

Aboriginal Procurement Policy launched at Aboriginal Business Expo

10/01/2018

Wyatt

Finance

Employer warning: labour hire scam operating in Western Australia

19/12/2017

Wyatt

Finance; Aboriginal Affairs

Aboriginal Procurement Policy to drive Aboriginal entrepreneurship and business opportunities

7/12/2017

Wyatt

Aboriginal Affairs; Finance

Whadjuk Working Party recognised for stadium contribution

1/09/2017

Wyatt; Tinley

Finance; Housing

Construction commences on new Fremantle public sector offices

3/08/2017

Wyatt

Finance

Two neurotrauma research projects funded by the Insurance Commission of Western Australia

17/05/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer; Finance

Temporary first home owner boost to end to assist with budget repair