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

26 November 2014

Coalition Government acts to address use of faulty building products in construction industry

The Coalition Government is taking action to protect families building their homes from faulty building products and materials.

24 November 2014

Geoscience Australia awarded for innovation in community resilience

Minister for Industry Ian Macfarlane has congratulated Geoscience Australia on being recognised for its work in strengthening community disaster resilience at the annual Resilient Australia Awards ceremony held today at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra.

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.