Our ministers

As at 30 June 2018

PM&C’s ministers and assistant ministers

Prime Minister the Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP

Prime Minister
The Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP

Kelly O'Dwyer

Minister for Revenue and Financial Services
Minister for Women
Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for the Public Service
The Hon Kelly O’Dwyer MP

Nigel Scullion

Minister for Indigenous Affairs
Senator the Hon Nigel Scullion

Michael Keenan

Minister for Human Services
Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for Digital Transformation
The Hon Michael Keenan MP

James McGrath

Assistant Minister to the Prime Minister
Senator the Hon James McGrath


Budget outcomes and program structure

PM&C set an ambitious program of work for 2017–18 in response to the key priorities outlined the Portfolio Budget Statements (PBS) and Portfolio Additional Estimates Statements (PAES). Our Corporate Plan 2017–2021 articulated how these key priorities would be achieved and how achievement and success would be measured. Table 1.1 shows the links between our purposes, outcomes and program framework.

Purpose Outcome Program
Table 1.1 Corporate plan 2017–2021 strategic priorities mapped to 2017–18 Portfolio Budget Statements objectives
1. Supporting the Prime Minister as the head of the Australian Government, the Cabinet and Portfolio Ministers. 1. Provide high-quality policy advice and support to the Prime Minister, the Cabinet, Portfolio Ministers and Assistant Ministers, including through the coordination of government activities, policy development and program delivery. 1.1 Prime Minister and Cabinet
2. Providing advice on major domestic policy, national security and international matters.
3. Improving the lives of Indigenous Australians. 2. Improve results for Indigenous Australians, including in relation to school attendance, employment and community safety, through delivering services and programs, and through measures that recognise the place that Indigenous People hold in this Nation. 2.1 Indigenous advancement
Jobs, land and economy
2.2 Indigenous advancement
Children and schooling
2.3 Indigenous advancement
Safety and wellbeing
2.4 Indigenous advancement
Culture and capability
2.5 Indigenous advancement
Remote Australia strategies
2.6 Indigenous advancement
Evaluation and research
2.7 Program support