Ministerial Responsibilities

The Parliamentary Secretary assists the Treasurer with the development, implementation and administration of policies in the following areas:

  1. foreign investment in Australia, other than individual cases that are major or controversial;
  2. international financial institutions, including holding the position of Australia's Alternate Governor to the World Bank, Asian Development Bank and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development;
  3. Census and statistics, including the Australian Bureau of Statistics;
  4. currency and legal tender, including the Royal Australian Mint;
  5. Commonwealth housing supply policy; and
  6. valuation services, including the Australian Valuation Office.