Media Statements

For Portfolio: Treasurer

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

27/06/2022

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

'Superior' budget performance reinstates WA’s AAA credit rating

23/06/2022

McGowan; Saffioti

Premier; Treasurer; Transport

New Rail Access Code ready for consultation

17/06/2022

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

WA sets sights on Italy and beyond in Premier’s mission

1/06/2022

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

March quarter economic growth highlights soft landing

27/05/2022

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

Latest quarterly financial report shows net debt down

12/05/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

Strong State Budget securing Goldfields-Esperance’s future

12/05/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

Strong State Budget securing the Great Southern’s future

12/05/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

Strong State Budget securing the Peel’s future

12/05/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

Strong State Budget securing the South-West’s future

12/05/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

Strong State Budget securing the Wheatbelt’s future

12/05/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

Strong State Budget securing the Pilbara’s future

12/05/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

Strong State Budget securing the Gascoyne’s future

12/05/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

Strong State Budget securing the Mid-West’s future

12/05/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

Strong State Budget securing the Kimberley’s future

12/05/2022

McGowan; Ellery

Premier; Treasurer; Education and Training

McGowan Government investing in skilled workforce for the future

12/05/2022

McGowan; Carey

Premier; Treasurer; Housing; Homelessness

$408 million in additional investments for housing and homelessness

12/05/2022

McGowan; Saffioti

Premier; Treasurer; Transport

$9 billion road network transformation for WA

12/05/2022

McGowan; Saffioti

Premier; Treasurer; Transport

McGowan Government delivers $5.6 billion for regional roads

12/05/2022

McGowan; Cook; Buti; Carey

Premier; Treasurer; Commerce; Finance; Housing

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

12/05/2022

McGowan; Sanderson

Premier; Treasurer; Health; Mental Health

New record for health and mental health investment in 2022-23 State Budget

12/05/2022

McGowan; Saffioti

Premier; Treasurer; Transport

METRONET powering ahead with record $6 billion investment

12/05/2022

McGowan; Whitby

Premier; Treasurer; Climate Action

$1.25 billion Climate Action Fund for WA’s low-carbon future

12/05/2022

McGowan; Saffioti; Carey

Premier; Treasurer; Planning; Housing

Tax reform and incentives to deliver a housing supply boost

12/05/2022

McGowan; MacTiernan

Premier; Treasurer; Regional Development

Record $12 billion infrastructure boost for regional WA

12/05/2022

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

Strong surplus delivers all WA households a $400 electricity credit

12/05/2022

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

$1.3 billion to diversify WA and set up our State for the long-term

12/05/2022

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

Another strong surplus to benefit Western Australian households

12/05/2022

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

WA’s domestic economy powers to strongest growth in a decade

27/04/2022

McGowan; Punch

Premier; Treasurer; Small Business

COVID-19 assistance expanded to help more local businesses

14/04/2022

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

WA jobs growth defies Omicron and leads the nation

25/02/2022

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

Western Australia’s net debt falls to six-year low

10/02/2022

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

$77 million Safe Transition Industry Support Package

20/01/2022

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

WA’s successful economy continues to drive down unemployment

16/12/2021

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

Mid-year Review invests in safe transition and keeping WA strong

1/12/2021

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

$185m Reconnect WA package to safely re-engage with the world

26/11/2021

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

Strong Budget management highlighted in quarterly financial report

24/11/2021

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

Helping reunite WA residents with lost or forgotten money

24/09/2021

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

2020-21 Annual Report on State Finances released

9/09/2021

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

Budget delivers election commitment on cost of living

23/07/2021

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

New Chair of WA Economic Regulation Authority

31/05/2021

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

Election commitment delivered on household fees and charges

4/05/2021

McGowan; Buti

Premier; Treasurer; Citizenship and Multicultural Interests

State Government donates $2 million towards India COVID crisis

15/04/2021

McGowan

Premier; Treasurer

Western Australian jobs growth smashes records in March

17/12/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

WA jobs market continues to go from strength to strength

17/12/2020

Wyatt; Ellery

Treasurer; Education and Training

World-class facilities officially opened at Broome Senior High School

17/12/2020

Quigley; Wyatt

Commerce; Treasurer

COVID-19 relief grants expanded to help pay tenants’ rent debt

15/12/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

First home buyers continue to take advantage of generous Government support

15/12/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

Number of Western Australian jobs exceeds pre-COVID levels

14/12/2020

Wyatt; McGurk

Treasurer; Finance; Community Services

McGowan Government delivers funding boost for community services

14/12/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

Mid-year Review shows WA economy is roaring back to life

14/12/2020

Wyatt; Ellery

Treasurer; Education and Training

McGowan Government commits $20.9 million to redevelop Derby District High School

6/12/2020

McGowan; Cook; Wyatt

Premier; Health; Treasurer

Surplus delivers a fully funded new Women and Babies Hospital

2/12/2020

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Treasurer

McGowan Government’s WA Recovery and Jobs Plan accelerates economic growth

1/12/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer; Finance

Government incentives drive building approvals up 96 per cent

26/11/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

New online tool for WA residents to check for unclaimed money

20/11/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

Western Australian economy continues to outperform peers

19/11/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

15,300 more WA jobs in October as WA Recovery Plan rebuilds the local economy

18/11/2020

McGowan; Wyatt; Tinley

Premier; Treasurer; Housing

Government incentives driving surge in WA’s property market

16/11/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

Statement by Ben Wyatt confirming retirement at 2021 State election

30/10/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

S&P Global Ratings confirms WA is a global leader

29/10/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

Moody’s credit rating affirms the McGowan Government’s strong Budget management

20/10/2020

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Treasurer

Building Bonus extension to provide WA job certainty

15/10/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

WA’s jobs and economic recovery continues

12/10/2020

Wyatt; Saffioti

Treasurer; Transport

Byford and Darling Range wins big in safe and strong WA Budget

8/10/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer; Aboriginal Affairs

McGowan Government commits more than $750 million to enhance Aboriginal wellbeing

8/10/2020

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Treasurer

Western Australians to save $663.52 in household fees and charges

8/10/2020

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Treasurer

Western Australian economy leading the nation on COVID recovery

8/10/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

2020 21 Budget delivers record fiscal support for WA’s recovery

4/10/2020

McGowan; Wyatt; Johnston

Premier; Treasurer; Energy

Every WA household to receive a $600 electricity bill credit

25/09/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

Western Australia’s Annual Report on State Finances released

17/09/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

Western Australia's COVID-19 recovery on track with an increase of 32,200 jobs in August

15/09/2020

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Treasurer

Building Bonus boost part of new COVID-19 Industry Support Fund

8/09/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

WA leading Australia's COVID-19 economic recovery

2/09/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

Western Australian economy resilient in the face of COVID-19

6/08/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

McGowan Government commits $6 million for a new Jewish Community Centre

6/08/2020

Templeman; Wyatt

Culture and the Arts; Treasurer

Massive $76 million recovery package to support culture and arts in WA

31/07/2020

Wyatt; Papalia; Templeman

Treasurer; Small Business; Local Government

Rules streamlined to boost COVID-19 economic recovery

28/07/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

WA leading nation in the recovery of jobs during COVID-19

26/07/2020

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Treasurer

$5.5 billion WA Recovery Plan launched to get WA back on track

20/07/2020

Templeman; Wyatt

Culture and the Arts; Treasurer; Aboriginal Affairs

Art Gallery rooftop project to feature giant Aboriginal artwork

16/07/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

Encouraging signs for WA with an increase of 22,000 jobs in June

14/07/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

Local businesses and injured Western Australians to benefit from automated payments

25/06/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

Household basket of fees and charges to decrease in 2020-21

10/06/2020

Cook; Wyatt; Kelly

Health; Treasurer; Science

$5m for Western Australia to lead ground-breaking COVID-19 research

7/06/2020

McGowan; Wyatt; Tinley

Premier; Treasurer; Housing

Building Bonus to support economic recovery and create WA jobs

7/06/2020

McGowan; Wyatt; Tinley

Premier; Treasurer; Housing

New $444 million housing stimulus for Western Australia

28/05/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

Treasurer provides Parliament with COVID-19 economic update

25/05/2020

Saffioti; Wyatt

Transport; Treasurer; Aboriginal Affairs; Lands

Joint media statement - Great Central Road (Outback Way) sealing works underway

7/05/2020

Wyatt; Ellery; Templeman

Treasurer; Education and Training; Local Government

$100m short-term lending facility to support local governments and universities through COVID-19

2/05/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

Fast-tracked payments to boost local businesses

23/04/2020

McGowan; Wyatt; Quigley; Papalia

Premier; Treasurer; Commerce; Small Business

New $154.5 million relief package to support tenants, landlords and construction industry

9/04/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

JobKeeper payments exempt from payroll tax

31/03/2020

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Treasurer

$1 billion COVID-19 economic and health relief package unveiled

30/03/2020

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Treasurer

Rent relief for small businesses and not-for-profits

24/03/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

Treasurer Ben Wyatt to stay on beyond the next election

20/03/2020

Saffioti; Wyatt

Planning; Treasurer

Amara City Gardens Booragoon development another step closer

17/03/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

New laws to protect the Budget from COVID-19

16/03/2020

McGowan; Wyatt

Premier; Treasurer

COVID-19 economic response: Relief for businesses and households

4/03/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

WA Liberal Leader’s economic errors undermining confidence in WA

1/03/2020

Wyatt

Treasurer

Insurance Commission targets false and misleading claims