Proposed new Ministry – New Minister for Veterans’ Affairs and Minister for Defence Personnel

The Prime Minister has announced proposed changes to the Ministry following consultation with the Deputy Prime Minister.  There are a number of changes, including to the Veterans’ Affairs and Defence Personnel portfolios. 

The Hon Andrew Gee MP will join the Cabinet and serve as Minister for Veterans’ Affairs and Minister for Defence Personnel.  Further information on The Hon Andrew Gee MP is available here: https://www.aph.gov.au/Senators_and_Members/Parliamentarian?MPID=261393

The new Ministers are expected to be sworn into their new roles on Friday 2 July 2021.

Liz Cosson AM CSC
Secretary
Department of Veterans’ Affairs