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Second Morrison Goverment: who is who?
QPLC has issued a summary of Ministerial and bureaucratic changes made followng the recent election of the Morrison government to help us stay informed. Read the full Watching Brief here.
To deliver its priorities and objectives, every new Government is able to re-organise the federal bureaucracy. This information is carried out through the Administrative Arrangements Order (AAO), a legislative instrument made by the Governor-General on advice of the Prime Minister.
On 29 May 2019, the Governor-General and the Prime Minister signed and publicly released the AAO for the second Morrison Government. This document details the correct name of each Department, what matters it is responsible for and what legislation it administers. The full document is available here.
It is critical to know which Ministerial Portfolio is responsible for what pieces of legislation and what matters it deals with. This information, linked with the Second Morrison Cabinet list, will help to ensure that your correspondence, requests for meetings and other advocacy work are targeting the correct department and Minister. (Image Credit: ABC News)