Ministers for the Department of Industry and Science

The Hon Ian Macfarlane MP

The Hon Ian Macfarlane MP

The Hon Ian Macfarlane MP was sworn in as Minister for Industry and Science on 23 December 2014.

The Hon Karen Andrews MP

The Hon Karen Andrews MP

The Hon Karen Andrews MP was sworn in as Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Industry and Science on 23 December 2014.

Latest news

3 August 2015

Interview with ABC 891 Adelaide

The Minister for Industry and Science, Ian Macfarlane, was interviewed by David Bevan from ABC 891 Adelaide on the Next Generation Manufacturing Investment Programme.

3 August 2015

$73.3 million invested in SA's next generation manufacturing

South Australian businesses will invest in the state’s advanced manufacturing future, with $28.8 million of Government investment under the South Australian round of the Next Generation Manufacturing Investment Programme.

3 August 2015

$17.6 million to drive diversification in the automotive supply chain

More than $17.6 million will be invested in nine Australian automotive component manufacturers as they move into new industry sectors.

27 July 2015

Opening of ANSTO’s new electron microscopy facility

The Parliamentary Secretary for Industry and Science, the Hon Karen Andrews MP opened ANSTO’s $6 million Electron Microscopy Facility.