Attorney-General and Minister for Industrial Relations
The Hon Christian Porter was appointed Attorney-General of Australia on 20 Dec 2017.
On 29 May 2019 he was also appointed Minister for Industrial Relations and Leader of the House.
Westpac has today reached agreement with AUSTRAC – Australia's financial intelligence and regulatory agency – to pay a record $1.3 billion penalty for breaching anti-money laundering and counter terrorism financing laws.
The Morrison Government has welcomed a decision by an Israeli court that has paved the way for former Melbourne school teacher Malka Leifer to finally face due process back in Australia.
The Morrison Government has welcomed a halt to industrial action at Sydney’s main container port that was strangling the supply of vital goods in and out of New South Wales.
Speech given at the Committee for Economic Development of Australia's 2019 State of the Nation Conference on the topic of industrial relations.
Crimes Legislation Amendment (Sexual Crimes against Children and Community Protection Measures) Bill 2019
This Bill is another example of this Government’s commitment to protect children in Australia and overseas from the dangers of sexual exploitation and abuse and to improve justice outcomes for survivors of child sex offences.