COAG Select Council

The COAG Select Council on Workplace Relations has been set up to focus on and progress significant reforms on a range of national workplace relations and work health and safety issues.

The COAG Select Council on Workplace Relations is made up of Commonwealth, state and territory ministers with responsibility for workplace relations and workplace health and safety (WHS).

COAG Select Council on Workplace Relations Membership

COAG Select Council on Workplace Relations Membership
State Minister Description
Commonwealth Senator the Hon. Eric Abetz Minister for Employment
New South Wales The Hon. Andrew Constance MP Minister for Finance and Services
The Hon. Michael Baird MP Treasurer and Minister for Industrial Relations
Victoria The Hon. Robert Clark MLA Attorney-General and Minister for Industrial Relations
The Hon. Gordon Rich-Phillips MLC Assistant Treasurer
Queensland The Hon. Jarrod Bleijie MP Attorney-General and Minister for Justice
Western Australia The Hon. Michael Mischin MLC Attorney-General and Minister for Commerce
South Australia The Hon. John Rau MP Deputy Premier, Attorney-General and Minister for Industrial Relations
Tasmania The Hon. Peter Gutwein MP Treasurer
Australian Capital Territory Mr Simon Corbell MLA Attorney-General and Minister for Workplace Safety and Industrial Relations
Northern Territory The Hon. John Elferink MLA Attorney-General and Minister for Public Employment
The Hon. David Tollner MLA Deputy Chief Minister, Treasurer and Minister for Business
New Zealand The Hon. Simon Bridges MP Minister of Labour

Current as at 9 April 2014

Want to know more?

Visit the COAG website

Email SelectCouncil@employment.gov.au

Updates

The COAG Select Council on Workplace Relations was launched in September 2011. It replaces the Workplace Relations Ministers’ Council.