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Who we are

The Department of Home Affairs was created as part of the Home Affairs Portfolio on 20 December 2017.

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The Hon Clare O'Neil MP

Ministers

The Hon Clare O'Neil MP​ was sworn in as the Minister for Home Affairs and Minister for Cyber Security on 1 June 2022. Minister for​ Home Affairs​.​

The Hon Andrew Giles MP

Ministers

The Hon Andrew Giles MP was sworn in as the Minister for Immigration, Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs on 1 June 2022. Minister for Immigration, Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs​​.

Senator the Hon Murray Watt

​​​ Ministers

Senator the Hon Murray Watt was sworn in as the Minister for Emergency Management on 1 June 2022.​​ Minister for Emergency Management​.​

​​Contact our Ministers

Our online web form makes it easier to contact our Ministers. The form will register your comments and questions with the correct minister to ensure your query is answered as quickly as possible.

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Previous Ministers