Berejiklian ministry

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Berejiklian ministry
96th cabinet of New South Wales
Date formed23 January 2017 (2017-01-23)
People and organisations
Head of stateQueen Elizabeth II
(represented by David Hurley)
Head of governmentGladys Berejiklian
Deputy head of governmentJohn Barilaro
No. of ministers23
Total no. of ministers23
Member partyLiberalNational Coalition
Status in legislatureMajority Coalition Government
Opposition cabinetNew South Wales Shadow Cabinet
Opposition partyLabor
Opposition leaderLuke Foley
Outgoing election2015 state election
PredecessorSecond Baird ministry

The Berejiklian ministry is the 96th ministry of the Government of New South Wales, and is led by Gladys Berejiklian, the state's 45th Premier.

The LiberalNational coalition ministry was formed on 23 January 2017, immediately following the resignation of the previous Premier, Mike Baird. Berejiklian and Nationals leader, John Barilaro, were sworn in at Government House, Sydney by Governor David Hurley on the same day.[1][2][3]

On 29 January, Premier Berejiklian announced a reorganisation of the ministry, with the full ministry sworn in by the Governor on 30 January 2017.[4][5][6][7]

Composition of ministry[edit]

Portfolio Minister Party affiliation Term start Term end Term in office
Premier Hon. Gladys Berejiklian MP   Liberal 23 January 2017 (2017-01-23) Incumbent 1 year, 325 days
Deputy Premier
Minister for Regional New South Wales
Minister for Skills
Minister for Small Business
Hon. John Barilaro MP   Nationals
Minister for Industrial Relations
Hon. Dominic Perrottet MP   Liberal 30 January 2017 (2017-01-30) Incumbent 1 year, 318 days
Minister for Primary Industries
Minister for Regional Water
Minister for Trade and Industry
Hon. Niall Blair MLC   Nationals
Minister for Resources
Minister for Energy and Utilities
Minister for the Arts
Vice-President of the Executive Council
Hon. Don Harwin MLC   Liberal
Minister for Planning
Minister for Housing
Special Minister of State
Hon. Anthony Roberts MP   Liberal
Minister for Transport and Infrastructure Hon. Andrew Constance MP   Liberal
Minister for Health
Minister for Medical Research
Hon. Brad Hazzard MP   Liberal
Minister for Education Hon. Rob Stokes MP   Liberal
Attorney General Hon. Mark Speakman MP   Liberal
Minister for Police
Minister for Emergency Services
Hon. Troy Grant MP   Nationals
Minister for Finance, Services and Property Hon. Victor Dominello MP   Liberal
Minister for Family and Community Services
Minister for Social Housing
Minister for Prevention of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault
Hon. Pru Goward MP   Liberal
Minister for Lands and Forestry
Minister for Racing
Hon. Paul Toole MP   Nationals
Minister for Counter Terrorism
Minister for Corrections
Minister for Veterans Affairs
Hon. David Elliott MP   Liberal
Minister for the Environment
Minister for Local Government
Minister for Heritage
Hon. Gabrielle Upton MP   Liberal
Minister for Western Sydney
Minister for WestConnex
Minister for Sport
Hon. Stuart Ayres MP   Liberal
Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight Hon. Melinda Pavey MP   Nationals
Minister for Innovation and Better Regulation Hon. Matt Kean MP   Liberal
Minister for Tourism and Major Events
Assistant Minister for Skills
Hon. Adam Marshall MP   Nationals
Minister for Mental Health
Minister for Women
Minister for Ageing
Hon. Tanya Davies MP   Liberal
Minister for Early Childhood Education
Minister for Aboriginal Affairs
Assistant Minister for Education
Hon. Sarah Mitchell MLC   Nationals
Minister for Multiculturalism
Minister for Disability Services
Hon. Ray Williams MP   Liberal

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Swearing-In of The Honourable Gladys Berejiklian MP, the 45th Premier of New South Wales, and The Honourable John Barilaro MP, Deputy Premier". Vice Regal Program. Governor of New South Wales. 23 January 2017. Retrieved 27 January 2017.
  2. ^ "Ministers". Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 27 January 2017.
  3. ^ Clennell, Andrew (26 January 2017). "Premier Gladys Berejiklian plans major reshuffle for cabinet". The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 27 January 2017.
  4. ^ Vukovic, Dom; Gerathy, Sarah; McDonald, Philippa (29 January 2017). "NSW Cabinet reshuffle: Premier Gladys Berejiklian announces big changes to front bench". ABC News. Australia. Retrieved 29 January 2017.
  5. ^ "NSW reshuffle: Gladys Berejiklian axes Adrian Piccoli and Duncan Gay from cabinet". The Guardian. Australia. 29 January 2017. Retrieved 29 January 2017.
  6. ^ Robertson, James (28 January 2017). "Anthony Roberts, Brad Hazzard take key roles in Gladys Berejiklian reshuffle". The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 29 January 2017.
  7. ^ "Refreshed NSW cabinet sworn in". Sky News. Australia. AAP. 30 January 2017. Retrieved 30 January 2017.

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Preceded by
Second Baird ministry
Berejiklian ministry