Ministers for the Department of Industry

The Hon Ian Macfarlane MP

The Hon Ian Macfarlane MP

The Hon Ian Macfarlane MP was sworn in as Minister for Industry on 18 September 2013.

The Hon Bob Baldwin MP

The Hon Bob Baldwin MP

The Hon Bob Baldwin MP was sworn in as Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Industry on 18 September 2013.

Latest news

21 November 2014

Australia's vocational education and training stars recognised at national awards

Australia’s leading vocational education and training students, teachers and institutions have been recognised at the 2014 Australian Training Awards held at the Adelaide Convention Centre tonight.

18 November 2014

Australia to host Ministerial Meeting of the Forum for Nuclear Cooperation in Asia

Australia will host the 15th Ministerial Level Meeting of the Forum for Nuclear Cooperation in Asia (FNCA) for the first time, reaffirming the nation’s position as a global leader in nuclear non-proliferation.

14 November 2014

Address to the i20 conference

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Industry, the Hon Bob Baldwin MP, addressed i20 Collaborate to Innovate: It Makes Dollars and Sense, representing the Prime Minister, the Hon Tony Abbott MP.

14 November 2014

World's leading innovators focus on growth opportunities

One hundred and seventy of the world’s leading innovators are meeting in Brisbane today to consider how they, and their governments, can work together to boost innovation across the G20.