Our ministers as at 30 June 2023
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 Office of the Governor, an Administrative Office within DPC’s responsibility, is also part of the Premier’s portfolio.
The Hon Jacinta Allan MP
DPC advises and supports the Deputy Premier in her responsibilities for the Precincts and Land Coordinator General function that were established in DPC on 1 January 2023.
In addition to her DPC responsibilities, the Deputy Premier is the Minister for Transport and Infrastructure and Minister for the Suburban Rail Loop.
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Minister for Government Services
The Hon Danny Pearson MP
DPC advises and supports the Minister for Government Services and his portfolio on public sector administration and electoral matters. The Department of Government Services supports and advises the Minister on all other government services–related portfolio matters.
The Minister for Government Services is responsible for the following DPC portfolio entities:
- Office of the Chief Parliamentary Counsel
- Victorian Electoral Commission
- Victorian Independent Remuneration Tribunal
- Victorian Public Sector Commission.
In addition to his Government Services responsibilities, Minister Pearson is the Assistant Treasurer, Minister for WorkSafe and the TAC and Minister for Consumer Affairs.
Minister for Industrial Relations
Tim Pallas MP
DPC advises and supports the Minister for Industrial Relations and his portfolio, principally through the team at Industrial Relations Victoria, who work towards achieving a positive working environment for all Victorians.
The Minister for Industrial Relations is responsible for the following DPC portfolio entities:
- Labour Hire Authority
- Portable Long Service Authority
- Wage Inspectorate Victoria.
In addition to his DPC responsibilities, Minister Pallas is the Treasurer and the Minister for Trade and Investment.
Minister for Treaty and First Peoples
Gabrielle Williams MP
DPC advises and supports the Minister for Treaty and First Peoples and her portfolio. This includes oversight of DPC’s First Peoples – State Relations group, which focuses on promoting cultural rights, self-determination, treaty and truth.
The Minister for Treaty and First Peoples is also responsible for the DPC portfolio entity the Victorian Aboriginal Heritage Council.
In addition to her DPC responsibilities, Minister Williams is the Minister for Mental Health and Minister for Ambulance Services.
Other Members of Parliament
Steve McGhie 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 his role.
Nick Staikos, Parliamentary Secretary to the Premier
Mr Staikos assists the Premier with his portfolio responsibilities.