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Department of
State Growth


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Our Ministers

The following ministerial portfolio responsibilities for the Department of State Growth cover a range of areas:

  • Minister for the Arts      
  • Minister for Building and Construction      
  • Minister for Energy      
  • Minister for Information Technology and Innovation      
  • Minister for Infrastructure      
  • Minister for Planning and Local Government      
  • Minister for Resources      
  • Minister for State Growth      
  • Minister for Tourism, Hospitality and Events        

Full details and links to further information can be found below.

Photo Will Hodgman

Will Hodgman

Premier
Minister for Tourism, Hospitality and Events
Minister for Sport and Recreation
Minister for Aboriginal Affairs
Acting Minister for the Arts
Acting Minister for Heritage           

Photo of Matthew Groom

Matthew Groom

Minister for State Growth
Minister for Energy
Minister for Environment, Parks and Heritage        
Acting Attorney-General
Acting Minister for Justice                        

Photo of Michael Ferguson

Michael Ferguson

Minister for Health
Minister for Information Technology and Innovation
Leader of Government Business in the House of Assembly        

Photo of Peter Gutwein

Peter Gutwein

Treasurer
Minister for Planning and Local Government          

Photo of Rene Hidding

Rene Hidding

Minister for Police, Fire and Emergency Management
Minister for Infrastructure
Guy Barnett

Guy Barnett 

Minister for Resources
Minister for Building and Construction
Acting Minister for Corrections                

The Department of State Growth also provides support to Roger Jaensch, Parliamentary Secretary for Small Business, Trade, and Red Tape Reduction.

Roger Jaensh 

Roger Jaensch                                

Parliamentary Secretary for Small Business, Trade, and Red Tape Reduction