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Peter Dutton

Peter Dutton​

​Peter Dutton MP was sworn in as the Minister for Immigration and Border Protection on 23 December 2014.

  • Government continues commitment to strengthen Australia's borders

    25 February 2015 - The Australian Government's significant reforms to border protection are another step closer, with the introduction of the legislation to establish the Australian Border Force (ABF). - [Media Release]

  • Australian Human Rights Commission Report, Gillian Triggs

    25 February 2015 - Interview with Fran Kelly, Radio National Breakfast - [Transcript]

  • Government closes Darwin's Bladin detention facility

    21 February 2015 - The Coalition Government is closing yet another detention centre because of its success in stopping the boats. - [Media Release]