Prime Minister of Australia

The Hon Scott Morrison MP

 

 

The Hon Scott Morrison MP was sworn in as the 30th Prime Minister of Australia on 24 August 2018.

Since entering Federal politics as the Member for Cook in New South Wales, Mr Morrison has held a number of parliamentary positions.

Most recently, Mr Morrison was the Treasurer from 21 September 2015 to 24 August 2018.

Priorities

Keeping our economy strong

Keeping Australians safe

Keeping Australians together

In the News

Media release
Responsibility for public service matters, including the Australian Public Service Commission (APSC), has been temporarily transferred from the Minister for Health, the Hon. Greg Hunt, MP to the Hon. Ben Morton MP, Assistant Minister to the Prime Minister and Cabinet.
06 Apr 2020
Transcript
PRIME MINISTER: Good afternoon. The National Cabinet has met again this morning. 
03 Apr 2020
Media statement
Australian governments met today as the National Cabinet to take further action to slow the spread of coronavirus to save lives, and to save livelihoods.
03 Apr 2020