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 statement
On behalf of the people of Australia, I would like to thank Prime Minister of Japan HE Mr Shinzo Abe for his enduring commitment to Australia-Japan relations over his long and successful career. Shinzo Abe is a true friend. He is Australia’s true friend.
28 Aug 2020
Transcript
Ben English: And it's good to hear some announcements, too. It's always good when we put on an event as a paper, and you get a story out of it so thank you.
28 Aug 2020
Speech
PRIME MINISTER: Well, thank you very much Ben. It’s tremendous to be here once again. And to the Daily Telegraph. Can I commend you are again on the initiative that you've taken. We've always known you're for Sydney.
28 Aug 2020