The Hon Scott Morrison MP

Minister for Immigration and Border Protection
‘Restoring integrity and public confidence in immigration and border protection’
Wednesday, 10 September 2014
Arrive from 11.30am, lunch 12 noon, speaker 12.30 concludes 1.30pm

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Scott Morrison MP was sworn in as the Minister for Immigration and Border Protection on 18 September 2013 as part of the first Abbott Cabinet.

Mr Morrison was first elected to the House of Representatives as the Federal Member for Cook in November 2007. Prior to his appointment as minister, he served in various portfolios in opposition including Shadow Minister for Immigration and Citizenship, Productivity and Population, Infrastructure, Housing and Local Government.

Prior to entering politics, Mr Morrison worked as a CEO and senior executive in various industry bodies and government agencies, including Managing Director of Tourism Australia, State Director of the Liberal Party and National Policy and Research Manager for the Property Council of Australia.

Minister Morrison holds an Honours degree in Applied Economic Geography from the University of NSW.