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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New visa to support Australian farmers

The Morrison Government has created a new visa extending the stay of critical seasonal workers to ensure the agricultural sector has the labour force it needs.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 4 April 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

$1.3 Billion to support Apprentices and Trainees now available to Small Businesses

Wage subsidies for apprentices and trainees have already started to flow, giving employers and employees stability and financial relief during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 3 April 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • The Hon Steve Irons MP

Fast-tracking training and skills during COVID-19

A new sub-committee of the Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC), will drive rapid and flexible development of training packages during the COVID-19 crisis.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 3 April 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • The Hon Steve Irons MP

Triple M Hot Breakfast with Eddie McGuire and Luke Darcy

E&OE Subject/s:  Jobs Hub announcement

Release type: Transcript

Date: 2 April 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Sunrise Interview

E&OE Subject/s: JobKeeper wage subsidy, Jobs Hub announcement

Release type: Transcript

Date: 2 April 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
Read more: Sunrise Interview

2GB Breakfast with Alan Jones interview

E&OE Subject/s: JobKeeper wage subsidy, JobSeeker payment, Jobs Hub announcement

Release type: Transcript

Date: 2 April 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

New Jobs Hub highlighting job opportunities for Australians

The Government has today launched a new Jobs Hub which highlights which businesses and organisations have multiple jobs on offer.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 2 April 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

2GB Ben Fordham Interview

E&OE Subject/s: JobKeeper wage subsidy, Virgin Australia, Social distancing measures

Release type: Transcript

Date: 1 April 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

New Enterprise Incentive Scheme participants able to access Coronavirus supplement

The Government has announced the Coronavirus Supplement as part of its economic plan to support Australian households and businesses.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 1 April 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

National Careers Institute grant funding applications open to improve career advice

The Morrison Government’s National Careers Institute has today opened applications for grants up to the value of $700,000 for programs which will foster innovative partnerships between industry,…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 30 March 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • The Hon Steve Irons MP

COVID-19 - Mutual Obligations arrangements extended

The Morrison Government will continue the suspension of mutual obligation until 27 April 2020 to support job seekers through this difficult period.  

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 27 March 2020

Ministers:

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

Supporting sole traders through the effects of Coronavirus

The Morrison Government has expanded the eligibility criteria for JobSeeker Payment to support sole traders and Australians who are self-employed if their income is negatively affected by the econo

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 26 March 2020

Ministers:

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