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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.

Media releases

Guidance released for vaccine rollout in Australian workplaces

The Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) and Safe Work Australia (SWA) have today released updated guidance for employers and employees about the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine in the workplace.

Parliament backs overdue reform of family courts

Families will be able to deal with their matters in the family courts much more quickly and at lower cost as a result of the Morrison Government’s reform of the family court system.

Appointment of Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security

Attorney-General, Christian Porter, today announced the substantive appointment of the Hon Dr Christopher Jessup QC as the Inspector General of Intelligence and Security.


Interview – 5AA with Leon Byner

Subject: Government's industrial relations reform Bill

Radio 2GB with Ben Fordham

ACTU advertising campaign against IR reform; WA Lockdown

Doorstop – Parliament House Canberra

Subjects: IR Reform, Defence Members and Veterans Suicide Prevention Commission; ADF medals


The Future of Australian Workplaces

Speech given at the CCI WA Breakfast.

Address to National Press Club Canberra

Speech given at National Press Club, Canberra

The Government’s approach to industrial relations reform

Speech given at the Committee for Economic Development of Australia's 2019 State of the Nation Conference on the topic of industrial relations.