Premier of Victoria
The Hon Daniel Andrews MP
The Premier is Victoria’s head of government. DPC advises and supports the Premier and his portfolio.
The Premier is the main channel of communication between the Governor, as Head of State, and Cabinet, and between the Victorian Government and other state and territory governments.
The following DPC entity is a part of the Premier’s portfolio:
- Office of the Governor.
Minister for Government Services
The Hon Danny Pearson MP
DPC advises and supports the Minister for Government Services and his portfolio, which includes Digital Victoria and public sector administration and reform.
The Minister for Government Services is also responsible for the following DPC portfolio entities:
- Office of the Chief Parliamentary Counsel
- Office of the Victorian Government Architect
- Public Record Office Victoria
- Service Victoria
- Victorian Electoral Commission
- Victorian Independent Remuneration Tribunal
- Victorian Public Sector Commission.
In addition to his DPC responsibilities, Minister Pearson is the Assistant Treasurer, Minister for Regulatory Reform and Minister for Creative Industries.
Minister for Industrial Relations
Tim Pallas MP
DPC advises and supports the Minister for Industrial Relations and his portfolio. This includes DPC’s Industrial Relations Victoria who work towards achieving a positive working environment for all Victorians.
The Minister for Industrial Relations is also responsible for the following DPC portfolio entities:
- Labour Hire Authority
- Portable Long Service Authority.
In addition to his DPC responsibilities, Minister Pallas is the Treasurer and the Minister for Economic Development.
Minister for Aboriginal Affairs
Gabrielle Williams MP
DPC advises and supports the Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and her portfolio. This includes oversight of First Peoples–State Relations, who focus on promoting cultural rights, self-determination, treaty and truth.
The Minister for Aboriginal Affairs is also responsible for the following DPC portfolio entity:
- Victorian Aboriginal Heritage Council.
In addition to her DPC responsibilities, Minister Williams is the Minister for Women and Prevention of Family Violence.
Sonya Kilkenny MP, Cabinet Secretary
DPC’s Cabinet Office provides support to the Cabinet Secretary for the operations of the Cabinet process and supports the Cabinet Secretary in her role.
Steve Dimopoulos MP, Parliamentary Secretary to the Premier
Mr Dimopoulos assists the Premier with his portfolio responsibilities.