Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

  • Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash was sworn in as Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business on 29 May 2019.

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4BC Breakfast Interview with Neil Breen

Subject/s: changes to jobseeker payment; new hotline;

Release type: Transcript

Date: 24 February 2021

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

2GB Breakfast Interview with Ben Fordham

Subject/s: changes to jobseeker payment; new hotline;

Release type: Transcript

Date: 24 February 2021

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Morrison Government Commits Record $9B to Social Security Safety Net

The Morrison Government is enhancing our social security safety net by increasing support for unemployed Australians while strengthening their obligations to search for work.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 23 February 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Scott Morrison MP
  • Senator the Hon Anne Ruston
  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Labour force statistics for January 2021

Labour force figures released today by the ABS show that the Australian labour market continued to recover in January 2021, with employment increasing by 29,100 over the month.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 18 February 2021

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Supporting Victoria through COVID-19

The Morrison Government will lift mutual obligation requirements for job seekers in Victoria from today 12 February 2021 to Monday 22 February 2021 inclusive. 

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 12 February 2021

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • Senator the Hon Anne Ruston

Lifting Mutual Obligation Requirements for Bushfire Affected Areas in Western Australia

The Australian Government will continue to support Western Australian communities devastated by bushfires, as they look to rebuild and recover.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 9 February 2021

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • Senator the Hon Anne Ruston

4BC Drive Interview with Scott Emerson

Subjects: Economic outlook for 2021, Craig Kelly

Release type: Transcript

Date: 3 February 2021

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Supporting Western Australia through COVID-19

The Morrison Government will lift mutual obligation requirements for job seekers in the Perth Metropolitan, Peel and South West regions from today 1 February 2021 to Tuesday 9 February 2021.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 1 February 2021

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • Senator the Hon Anne Ruston

ABS labour force figures for December

The labour force figures released today by the ABS show that the Australian labour market continued to recover at the end of 2020, with employment increasing by 50,000 in December. 

Release type: Media Release

Date: 21 January 2021

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Productivity Commission final report into the National Agreement on Skills and Workforce Development

The release of the Productivity Commission’s final report into the National Agreement on Skills and Workforce Development (NASWD) confirms that it is no longer fit for purpose and a new national…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 21 January 2021

Ministers:

  • The Hon Josh Frydenberg MP
  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Helping Mining Workers Upskill and Reskill

The mining sector will benefit from improved qualifications to help address existing and future workforce challenges.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 20 January 2021

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Harvest Trail Services Collaboration Trial To Help Australian Farms

Australians are encouraged to take up seasonal work opportunities in horticulture as part of a collaboration trial funded by the Morrison Government.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 13 January 2021

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash