Department of Finance

We construct and maintain government buildings, manage major state projects, lead government procurement, and administer revenue, grant and subsidy schemes.
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Exceptional service and value recognised at 2023 Supplier Performance Awards  

Finance announces this year’s top local business suppliers and contractors.
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Aboriginal Procurement Policy exceeds set targets for the fourth year in a row

Government contracts awarded to Aboriginal businesses reaches almost double the set target for 2022-2023

What we do

Finance's central government agency role is unique, driving whole-of-government policy and influencing strategy, while also delivering practical outcomes for the community of Western Australia.

This unusual blend of focus on policy, as well as service delivery, provides the foundation for us to play a pivotal role in enabling the Government to deliver what is needed today, to achieve a better tomorrow for all Western Australians.


Provide strategic advice across WA Government on reform projects, project and asset management, procurement and policy.


Plan, deliver and manage fit-for-purpose solutions for major community infrastructure projects and government office accommodation.


Facilitate delivery of corporate services, using insights and leading technologies to continuously innovate and improve.

Ministerial reporting

Hon Sue Ellery BA MLC

Minister for Finance; Commerce; Women's Interests

Corporate executive

Jodi Cant

Director General

Kate Ingham

Deputy Director General, Advisory Services

Henrietta Farrell

Chief Customer Officer, Customer Experience and Strategy

Nicki Godecke

Deputy Director General, Major Projects

Geoff Gilbert

Deputy Director General, Service and Invest

Shaun Whitmarsh

Deputy Director General, Buildings and Contracts

Chris McMahon

Commissioner of State Revenue, RevenueWA

Jenna McMahon

Director, Office of the Director General;

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