Scott Morrison

Panel Member Title
Prime Minister of Australia

Panel Member About
The Hon Scott Morrison MP was sworn in as Australia's 30th Prime Minister on 24 August 2018.

He was first elected to the Australian Parliament in 2007 and has previously served as Treasurer, Minister for Social Services and Minister for Immigration and Border Protection.

During his more than 10 years in the Parliament, he has established a reputation as a passionate advocate for his local community as well as a proven fixer for difficult policy problems in three senior Cabinet portfolios.

Before entering politics, the Prime Minister held various positions in the tourism industry, including as Managing Director of Tourism Australia.

The Prime Minister lives in Sydney with his wife Jenny and their two young daughters. He was born in Sydney, and studied at Sydney Boys High School and the University of New South Wales