Department of the Premier and Cabinet

We lead the public sector in providing whole-of-Government advice and support to the Premier and Cabinet in their service of the WA community.
Last updated: 21 September 2023


News story

Grants awarded from $3.4 million Closing the Gap funding

The WA Government has awarded grants to 16 Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisations (ACCOs) to improve the delivery of priority community services to Aboriginal people and communities across Western Australia.

What we do

We provide quality policy and administrative advice and support to the Premier and Cabinet Ministers, and play a central role in Executive Government functions in Western Australia.

Read about our values, goals and deliverables in our Strategic Plan. Detail about our key service areas is included in our Annual Report.

Through OnBoardWA, we provide a connection for potential candidates with Western Australian boards and committees.

We also provide administrative support for Cabinet and its sub-committees as well as the following:

Ministerial reporting

Hon Stephen Dawson MLC

Minister for Emergency Services; Innovation and the Digital Economy; Science; Medical Research; Minister Assisting the Minister for State and Industry Development, Jobs and Trade

Corporate executive

Fiona Hunt

Deputy Director General, Aboriginal Engagement and Community Policy

Chris Clark

Deputy Director General, Infrastructure, Economy and the Environment

Make a Freedom of Information request

In accordance with Part 5, section 94 of the Freedom of Information Act 1992, the Department of the Premier and Cabinet has prepared a Freedom of Information statement. This contains details of the types of information held by this Office and how they can be accessed.