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Department of State Growth

Our Ministers

The Department of State Growth’s ministerial portfolio responsibilities include:

  • Minister for Advanced Manufacturing and Defence Industries
  • Minister for the Arts
  • Minister for Education and Training
  • Minister for Energy
  • Minister for Infrastructure and Transport
  • Minister for Local Government
  • Minister for Resources
  • Minister for Science and Technology
  • Minister for Small Business
  • Minister for State Growth
  • Minister for Tourism, Hospitality and Events
  • Minister for Trade

We also provide support to:

  • Parliamentary Secretary for Regional and Community Development

For more information about each Minister and their responsibilities please click on the links below that take you to the Premier’s website.

Photo Will Hodgman

Will Hodgman

Premier
Minister for Tourism, Hospitality and Events
Minister for Trade
Minister for Advanced Manufacturing and Defence Industries

Minister for the Prevention of Family Violence

Photo of Michael Ferguson

Michael Ferguson

Minister for Infrastructure and Transport
Minister for State Growth
Minister for Small Business
Minister for Science and Technology

Jeremy Rockliff

Jeremy Rockliff

Deputy Premier
Minister for Education and Training
Minister for Mental Health and Wellbeing
Minister for Sport and Recreation

Guy Barnett 

Guy Barnett

Minister for Primary Industries and Water
Minister for Energy
Minister for Resources

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs

Elise Archer

Elise Archer

Attorney General
Minister for Justice
Minister for Corrections
Minister for Building and Construction
Minister for the Arts
Minister for Racing

Jane Howlett 

Jane Howlett

Parliamentary Secretary for Regional and Community Development