Ministers for the Department of Industry and Science

The Hon Christopher Pyne MP

 The Hon Christopher Pyne MP

The Hon Christopher Pyne MP was sworn in as Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science on 21 September 2015.

The Hon Josh Frydenberg MP

The Hon Josh Frydenberg MP

The Hon Josh Frydenberg MP was sworn in as Minister for Resources, Energy and Northern Australia on 21 September 2015.

The Hon Karen Andrews MP

The Hon Karen Andrews MP

The Hon Karen Andrews MP was sworn in as Assistant Minister for Science on 21 September 2015.

The Hon Wyatt Roy MP

 The Hon Wyatt Roy MP

The Hon Wyatt Roy MP was sworn in as Assistant Minister for Innovation on 21 September 2015.

Latest news

12 February 2016

Strong start for exploration development incentive

The recently released results for the first year of the Government’s $100 million Exploration Development Incentive (EDI) highlight its broad use in new exploration.

12 February 2016

Bipartisan support for National Radioactive Waste Management Facility

Determining a suitable site for Australia’s low and intermediate level radioactive waste is an issue of national significance to which the Government and the Opposition remain committed.

12 February 2016

Vehicle Emissions Discussion Paper

The Ministerial Forum on Vehicle Emissions, established by the Turnbull Government to review Australia’s regulatory framework for vehicle emissions, has today issued a discussion paper which sets out the issues under examination and calls for comment.

11 February 2016

New Zealand invests $4.5 million in Australian Synchrotron

The Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, has welcomed New Zealand’s AU$4.5 million commitment to the Australian Synchrotron over the next three years.

11 February 2016

Win for Australian tomato growers and producers

In a major win for local producers, the Australian Government will impose duties on certain prepared or preserved Italian tomatoes.