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 release
Australia is exporting the world’s first shipment of liquefied hydrogen, heralding the start of a major new energy export industry.
21 Jan 2022
Media statement
National Cabinet met today to discuss our response to COVID-19 and the Omicron variant, approaches to test, trace isolate and quarantine including the use of rapid antigen tests (RATs) and the vaccine rollout and booster programme.
20 Jan 2022
Transcript
Prime Minister: Good afternoon, everyone. Despite a one in hundred year pandemic, that has caused both global and domestic recessions over the last couple of years, the Australian economy is proving resilient through this pandemic - 64,000 jobs in December.
20 Jan 2022