Department of the Premier and Cabinet functions

The Department provides quality policy and administrative advice and support to enable the Premier, ministers and Government to serve the WA community.

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Infrastructure and Major Projects

Coordinating the planning and prioritisation of WA's key infrastructure to underpin economic growth, support job creation and deliver on social and environmental goals.

Policy and Reform

Providing quality policy advice and support to the Premier, the Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Cabinet to serve the Western Australian community.

Find out about policy and reform initiatives.

State Services

Providing Cabinet, communications, corporate and executive support to the Department of the Premier and Cabinet.

State Services includes:

  • Executive Government Services - provide advice and executive support to the Premier, ministers, their officers and agencies in relation to the management of Cabinet business.
  • Communications - provides strategic advice including developing and overseeing the delivery of external communication strategies and media materials for key projects and implementing internal communication initiatives.
  • Executive services - responsible for:
    • Governance and reporting
    • Ministerial support unit
    • Protocol and State Events
    • Parliamentary electorate office support and transport
    • Media monitoring


The Office of State Security and Emergency Coordination (OSSEC)

Working with government and the private sector to enhance WA's preparedness to respond to terrorism and other emergencies.

Find out more about OSSEC.

Office of Digital Government

We provide leadership for digital reform within the public sector to improve service delivery to the WA community.

Find out about digital transformation.