History of the Department of the Premier and Cabinet

Fact sheet:
A brief background of the Department of the Premier and Cabinet

The Department of the Premier and Cabinet has undergone considerable change since its beginnings as the Premier's Department with a staff of five in 1898.

The document below includes information about:

  • The first Parliament
  • The Department's vital role in World War II
  • 175th anniversary celebrations
  • Premiers of Western Australia.

 

Published

30 April 2019
Page reviewed 19 September 2019