The Hon Stuart Robert MP

The Hon Stuart Robert MP

  • Minister for Employment, Workforce, Skills, Small and Family Business
  • Acting Minister for Education and Youth

The Hon Stuart Robert MP was sworn in as Minister for Employment, Workforce, Skills, Small and Family Business on 30 March 2021.

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Labour Force September 2021 - Unemployment rate remains low at 4.6 per cent

Labour force figures released today by the ABS show the level of employment fell by 138,000 (or 1.1 per cent) in September, in line with market expectations. 

Release type: Media Release

Date: 14 October 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Interview - Today Show with Karl Stefanovic and Allison Langdon at the Queensland-New South Wales Border Checkpoint Coolangatta, Gold Coast QLD

Topics: Queensland-New South Wales Border; Queensland Economy; Queensland Government’s failure to commit to a plan for reopening

Release type: Transcript

Date: 13 October 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Transition to a COVID-19 National Plan approach to mutual obligation requirements

The Morrison Government today announced changes to mutual obligation requirements and COVID-19 restrictions to align with the National Plan to Transition Australia’s N

Release type: Media Release

Date: 12 October 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Stuart Robert MP

$103.5 million boost for Western Australian training through JobTrainer

The upskilling of Western Australians in critical industries will continue with the Western Australia Government matching the Federal Government’s second round of JobTrainer funding, which will see a…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 12 October 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Stuart Robert MP
  • The Hon Mark McGowan MLA
  • The Hon Sue Ellery MLC

Morrison Government funds local projects to help to improve the careers of Australians

The Morrison Government will provide almost $16 million to new projects that will improve career pathways and help strengthen the nation’s skills-led economic recovery.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 8 October 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Interview — Sky News Live Afternoon Agenda with Kieran Gilbert

Topics: Online safety and social media platforms; the National Plan for reopening

Release type: Transcript

Date: 7 October 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Doorstop - Broadwater Parklands, Southport, Gold Coast

Topics: vaccination rollout; Queensland COVID-19 plan

Release type: Transcript

Date: 6 October 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Legislation to enshrine safeguards for Australia’s Digital Identity System

The Morrison Government has today released an exposure draft of the Trusted Digital Identity Bill to support the expansion of Australia’s Digital Identity System, whilst enshrining safeguards to…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 1 October 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Morrison Government leads by example with new small business payment times benchmark in full effect

The Morrison Government is backing small business suppliers of Commonwealth contracts, with the Payment Times Procurement Connected Policy to come into full effect from 1 October 2021.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 1 October 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Morrison Government releases draft legislation to increase transparency in franchising

The Morrison Government is delivering on its election commitment to improve transparency in the franchise sector by developing a register of franchise businesses.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 30 September 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Appointment of Chief Executive Officer for the Digital Transformation Agency

The Morrison Government has today announced the appointment of Mr Christopher Fechner as the new Chief Executive Officer of the Digital Transformation Agency (DTA).

Release type: Media Release

Date: 29 September 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Interview – 4BC Drive with Scott Emerson

Topics: Guns N’ Roses; the National Plan for reopening; state border restrictions and international travel; the Completing Apprenticeship Commencements program; Federal Government funding for…

Release type: Transcript

Date: 28 September 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Stuart Robert MP