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

Speech
You know, one of the first calls I made when I became Prime Minister just over a year ago was to Fiona. I was pretty honest. I said, look: I might not know one end of a sheep from the other. I might have more expertise with the plate than the paddock. But I know how important our farmers are.
14 Oct 2019
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Prime Minister: Thank you very much and can I thank you and particularly members of the Parliamentary Christian Fellowship, the chairs do a tremendous job and I want to thank them for pulling this together today.
14 Oct 2019
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Prime Minister: Much has been lost in this community and as I've spoken to some of you and I've looked at the wreckage a lot has been lost.
13 Oct 2019