Media Statements

For Portfolio: Treasurer

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

4/12/2018

Papalia; Wyatt

Racing and Gaming; Treasurer

WA households and racing industry win big as Point of Consumption wagering tax is passed

26/11/2018

Wyatt

Treasurer

Unclaimed money owed to Western Australians

16/11/2018

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Treasurer

McGowan Government’s jobs agenda helps bring WA out of recession

14/11/2018

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Treasurer

State debt targeted following successful GST campaign

25/10/2018

Wyatt

Treasurer

Credit ratings agency confirm McGowan Government’s plan is working

19/10/2018

Wyatt

Treasurer

Treasurer to visit China to strengthen relationship

16/10/2018

Wyatt

Treasurer

A fair share of GST for WA inches ever closer

9/10/2018

Wyatt; Papalia

Treasurer; Racing and Gaming

Certainty for the WA racing industry with historic reform package

26/09/2018

Wyatt

Treasurer

McGowan Government budget management continues to kick goals

10/09/2018

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Public Sector Management; Treasurer

GTE Reform Program to strengthen governance and accountability

29/08/2018

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Treasurer

Federal Labor locks in GST deal for Western Australia

28/08/2018

Wyatt; Saffioti

Treasurer; Lands

Commercial advisor to support partial Landgate commercialisation

19/08/2018

Murray; Wyatt

Sport and Recreation; Treasurer

Trusted WA local RAC secures Arena naming rights

14/08/2018

Wyatt

Treasurer

Report into coal miners’ superannuation legislation released

13/07/2018

Wyatt

Treasurer

Investor briefings to support borrowing program

5/07/2018

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Treasurer

McGowan Government delivers options for genuine GST reform

29/06/2018

Wyatt; Johnston

Treasurer; Racing and Gaming

Release of discussion paper on the future of the Western Australian TAB

27/06/2018

Saffioti; Wyatt

Lands; Treasurer

McGowan Government rejects sale of Landgate

18/06/2018

Wyatt; MacTiernan

Treasurer; Agriculture and Food

New initiative to reduce red tape for horticulture businesses

1/06/2018

Wyatt

Treasurer

Motor vehicle catastrophic injuries service provider forums

10/05/2018

Wyatt

Treasurer

Reforms to cut red tape for WA small businesses to grow economy and create jobs

10/05/2018

Wyatt

Treasurer

Western Australians set for lower increases in household bills

10/05/2018

Wyatt

Treasurer

Progress continues with the Voluntary Targeted Separation Scheme

10/05/2018

Wyatt

Treasurer

McGowan Government getting WA’s finances back on track

10/05/2018

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Treasurer

Budget reinforces commitment to grow economy and create jobs

10/05/2018

Wyatt

Treasurer

Increase in Foreign Buyers Surcharge to assist in Budget repair

5/04/2018

Wyatt

Treasurer

WA short-changed again by Commonwealth Grants Commission

29/03/2018

Wyatt

Treasurer

Review in Treasury Forecasting released

23/03/2018

Wyatt; Dawson

Treasurer; Disability Services

Funding for research to improve independence of people with catastrophic injuries

14/03/2018

Wyatt

Treasurer

Treasurer congratulates new WA Auditor General

6/03/2018

Papalia; Wyatt

Racing and Gaming; Treasurer

Consultation with racing industry to begin on TAB future

1/03/2018

Wyatt

Treasurer

Fiscal discipline helping with budget repair

28/02/2018

Wyatt

Treasurer

Exit date extended for voluntary separations

21/02/2018

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Treasurer

McGowan Government driving major changes across government

2/02/2018

Saffioti; Wyatt

Lands; Treasurer

Commercial advisor to assist the Landgate scoping study

29/01/2018

Wyatt

Treasurer

Western Australia continues on the road to economic recovery

20/12/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

McGowan Government continues on the path to Budget repair

20/12/2017

Saffioti; Wyatt

Lands; Treasurer

Government scoping study to investigate Landgate options

19/12/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Promoted Porter, Cormann and Cash must deliver in GST debate

18/12/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Increased funding for the Hardship Utilities Grants Scheme

17/12/2017

Logan; Wyatt

Corrective Services; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government acts on overcrowded prisons legacy

30/11/2017

Wyatt; Ellery

Treasurer; Education and Training

Changes to payroll tax exemption for trainees announced

30/11/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Terms of reference for an Inquiry into Reform of Business Licensing in Western Australia

21/11/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Football West belts up with the Insurance Commission

21/11/2017

Wyatt; Johnston

Treasurer; Mines and Petroleum

Revised gold royalty rate and industry assistance program announced

14/11/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Western Australia makes its case for GST reform

10/11/2017

Wyatt; Papalia

Treasurer; Tourism

90-Day Project targets eco and nature-based tourism

3/11/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Moody's reaffirms WA's credit rating

31/10/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

S&P Global Ratings maintain WA's credit rating

19/10/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Economic Regulation Authority - Emergency Services Levy Report

13/10/2017

Cook; Wyatt

Health; Treasurer

The State Government rejects John Holland’s latest claims and excuses regarding delays to the Perth Children's Hospital

12/10/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

McGowan Government moves to ensure WA's biggest companies do their bit for budget repair

10/10/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Liberals cement their place as Budget wreckers

27/09/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Wyatt calls for retraction from CME

22/09/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Annual Report on State Finances released today

21/09/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

McGowan Government welcomes more jobs from gold sector

11/09/2017

Wyatt; Johnston

Treasurer; Mines and Petroleum

McGowan Government increases funding for MRIWA

9/09/2017

Wyatt; Templeman

Treasurer; Culture and the Arts

Investing in cultural industries to support job creation

8/09/2017

McGowan; Saffioti; Wyatt

Premier; Transport; Treasurer

State Budget delivers $780 million congestion-busting boost to the northern suburbs

7/09/2017

Quigley; Wyatt

Attorney General; Treasurer

Criminal justice sector modelling to reshape WA's justice system

7/09/2017

Murray; Wyatt

Sport and Recreation; Treasurer

Sporting projects building communities and creating jobs

7/09/2017

Dawson; Wyatt

Environment; Treasurer; Aboriginal Affairs

Budget delivers on environmental commitments across the State

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government Plan for the Pilbara underway

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government invests in the Wheatbelt

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government Plan for the Kimberley underway

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government Plan for Peel underway

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government invests in the Mid-West

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government Plan for the Goldfields underway

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government’s Plan for Bunbury underway

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government invests in the Gascoyne

7/09/2017

McGowan; Saffioti; Wyatt

Premier; Transport; Treasurer

Roads budget provides boost to the regions

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government Plan for Albany underway

7/09/2017

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Treasurer

Local Projects, Local Jobs delivers for communities across the State

7/09/2017

Papalia; Wyatt

Tourism; Treasurer

McGowan Labor Government’s record investment to grow tourism

7/09/2017

Cook; Wyatt

Mental Health; Treasurer

State Budget delivers more mental health support

7/09/2017

Ellery; Saffioti; Wyatt

Education and Training; Planning; Treasurer

Inner City College vision moves closer to reality

7/09/2017

Cook; Wyatt

Health; Treasurer

Putting Patients First: State Budget delivers quality, sustainable health care for Western Australians

7/09/2017

Ellery; Wyatt

Education and Training; Treasurer

Additional teachers to support public school students

7/09/2017

McGowan; MacTiernan; Wyatt

Premier; Regional Development; Treasurer

Significant regional investment to drive local jobs

7/09/2017

McGowan; Saffioti; Wyatt

Premier; Transport; Treasurer

Record road funding to reduce congestion and boost jobs

7/09/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Reforms deliver a better, more efficient public service

7/09/2017

McGowan; Wyatt; Papalia; Johnston

Premier; Treasurer; Tourism; Asian Engagement

Plan for Jobs: Future jobs and skills to get WA back on track

7/09/2017

McGowan; Saffioti; Wyatt

Premier; Transport; Treasurer

METRONET well underway with major funding injection

7/09/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Debt Repayment Account to assist Budget repair

7/09/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Foreign Buyers Surcharge another component to Budget repair

7/09/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Budget repair task to include payroll tax changes for large employers

7/09/2017

Wyatt; Papalia

Treasurer; Racing and Gaming

Reform of wagering taxation - introduction of a point of consumption tax

7/09/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

McGowan Government sets Budget on a path to surplus

7/09/2017

Wyatt; Johnston

Treasurer; Mines and Petroleum

Changes to gold royalty arrangements part of Budget repair task

7/08/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

WA continues to press for fairer GST share

21/07/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Review of the WA Rail Access Regime

30/06/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Economic Regulation Authority welcomes new members

29/06/2017

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Treasurer

McGowan Government puts forward fair reform options for GST

28/06/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Liberal and National parties remain determined to destroy the State’s finances

22/06/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Tariffs, fees and charges to assist in budget repair

8/06/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer

Porter and WA Liberals fail the State on stadium

17/05/2017

Wyatt

Treasurer; Finance

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

15/05/2017

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Treasurer

Commission of Inquiry to investigate financial mismanagement

12/05/2017

McGowan; Wyatt; Johnston

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

New wages policy another critical budget repair measure

10/05/2017

Wyatt; Murray

Treasurer; Sport and Recreation

McGowan Government getting on with the job of opening the stadium