Media releases

2020

AAA rating reaffirmed by S&P

Following Standard & Poor’s (S&P) reaffirming its AAA credit rating today, Australia remains one of only nine countries around the world to hold a AAA credit rating from all three major cre

ACCC report confirms government delivering cheaper electricity

The cost of electricity for households and businesses continues to fall across much of eastern Australia, thanks to strong action from the Morrison Government.

Victorian restrictions

We welcome the continued and sustained reduction in COVID-19 cases in Victoria which has enabled the Victorian Government’s announcement today of a further easing of restrictions.

Launch of the Australian Business Growth Fund

The Australian Business Growth Fund (BGF) has been formally established, with the Shareholders Agreement now signed by all seven shareholders.

Tax relief to back hard-working Australians and create more jobs passes the Parliament

Tax cuts for 11 million Australians will flow in the coming weeks after the Morrison Government secured the passage of the legislation through the Federal Parliament today.

Guaranteeing essential services

The Morrison Government will continue to guarantee the essential services Australians rely on as part of our Economic Recovery Plan for Australia. 

Tax relief to back hard-working Australians and to create more jobs

The Morrison Government will deliver significant tax relief as part of our Economic Recovery Plan for Australia to create jobs, rebuild our economy and secure Australia’s future.

Your future, your super - making your super work harder for you

The Morrison Government is reforming the superannuation system so that it works harder for Australians.

Rebuilding the economy and securing Australia’s future

The Morrison Government’s Economic Recovery Plan for Australia will create jobs, rebuild our economy and secure Australia’s future.

Economic recovery plan for Australia

Our Economic Recovery Plan for Australia will create jobs, rebuild our economy and secure Australia’s future.

Budget infrastructure investment supports economic recovery in the territory

The Northern Territory is set to benefit from the Liberal and Nationals Government’s record $110 billion infrastructure investment over 10 years, with an additional $9.7 billion delivered nationall

Morrison Government invests $1.1 billion in transport infrastructure to boost Victorian economic recovery

The Victorian  economy will be boosted, roads will be safer and thousands of jobs created, with a $1.1 billion investment into transport infrastructure from the Federal Coalition as part of our COV

Morrison Government invests $360 million in transport infrastructure to boost Tasmanian economic recovery

The Tasmanian economy will be boosted, roads will be safer and thousands of jobs created, with a $360 million investment into transport infrastructure from the Federal Coalition as part of our COVI

Morrison Government invests $625 million in transport infrastructure to boost SA economic recovery

The South Australian economy will be boosted, roads will be safer and thousands of jobs created, with a $625 million investment into transport infrastructure from the Federal Coalition as part of o

Morrison Government invests $1.3 billion in transport infrastructure to boost QLD economic recovery

The Queensland economy will be boosted, roads will be safer and thousands of jobs created, with a $1.3 billion investment into transport infrastructure from the Federal Coalition as part of our COV

Morrison Government invests $155 million in transport infrastructure to boost ACT economic recovery

The Australian Capital Territory economy will be boosted, roads will be safer and thousands of jobs created, with a $155 million investment into transport infrastructure from the Federal Coalition

Morrison Government delivers $7.5 billion boost for transport infrastructure across nation

A $7.5 billion new investment in national transport infrastructure will boost the national economy, deliver safer roads and create thousands of jobs as part of the Federal Coalition’s COVID-19 econ

Morrison Government invests $2.7 billion in transport infrastructure to boost NSW economic recovery

The New South Wales economy will be boosted, roads will be safer and thousands of jobs created, with a $2.7 billion investment into transport infrastructure from the Federal Coali

Removing Capital Gains Tax for Granny Flats

The Morrison Government is supporting older and disabled Australians and their families by providing a targeted Capital Gains Tax (CGT) exemption for granny flat arrangement

Helping an additional 10,000 first home buyers

As part of the Morrison Government’s economic recovery plan to create jobs, rebuild our economy and secure Australia’s future, an additional 10,000 first home buyers will be able to purchase a new