RETIREMENT OF PHILIP RUDDOCK

The Hon Philip Ruddock MP has served the Australian people with distinction and has made an exceptional contribution to immigration policy and operation. Mr Ruddock has announced today that he will not be contesting the next federal election and will take up a role as Special Envoy for Human Rights. The Minister for Immigration and…

TECHNOLOGY UPGRADES FOR SUNSHINE COAST AIRPORT

Sunshine Coast Airport will start to see the benefits of a significant investment boost later this month with the installation of new equipment and technologies to facilitate international flights. Once complete mid-year, the airport will be better placed to handle increased international traffic as it enjoys its fifth year of overseas commercial flights. The Minister…

PREVENTING THE SCOURGE OF ICE ON OUR STREETS

The Coalition Government is committed to preventing the damage ‘ice’ causes in our communities and this detection by the Australian Border Force (ABF), as part of Operation Serpia, shows that our hardline approach is getting results. The Minister for Immigration and Border Protection Peter Dutton said the ingrained and developing market for the production, distribution…