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

23 September 2014

Launch of Energy Green Paper in speech to International Mining and Resources Conference

Industry Minister Ian Macfarlane addressed the International Mining and Resources Conference in Melbourne.

23 September 2014

Energy Green Paper setting policy direction for an energy superpower

The Australian Government has released an Energy Green Paper, which sets a framework for the development of a coherent and comprehensive blueprint that will allow Australia to take full advantage of its natural strengths and consolidate its position as an energy superpower, Minister for Industry Ian Macfarlane said.

18 September 2014

Stem Cell Robot Launch

Industry Minister Ian Macfarlane addressed the launch of the Stem Cell Robot at the Centre for Eye Research.

18 September 2014

Launch of the Bioresource Processing Research Institute of Australia (BioPRIA)

Minister for Industry Ian Macfarlane spoke at the launch of the Bioresource Processing Research Institute of Australia.