Media Releases by The Hon Paul Fletcher MP

Northern Territory reaches NDIS full scheme agreement

Minister for Families and Social Services, Paul Fletcher today announced the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) full scheme agreement for the Northern Territory (NT) – a significant milestone for the rollout of the NDIS across Australia. Minister Fletcher said the… Continue reading

Additional institutions join the National Redress Scheme

Minister for Families and Social Services, Paul Fletcher has welcomed the addition of more institutions to the National Redress Scheme today, 22 Anglican institutions, five Baptist organisations, Scouts Queensland, Sisters of Mercy Parramatta, and the Uniting Church in Australia, representing… Continue reading

Investing in Bringing Australians Together

Today, the Morrison Government announced a $71 million package aimed at bringing Australians together. This package invests in programs that embrace Australia’s multicultural diversity and help all communities become actively part of, and benefit from, Australia’s economic and social development.… Continue reading

Record funding to reduce domestic violence

Combating violence against women and children remains one of the Morrison Government’s top priorities, as part of its plan to keep Australians safe. The Prime Minister said his Government would deliver the largest ever Commonwealth investment of $328 million for… Continue reading

Christian Brothers, Marist Brothers join National Redress Scheme

Federal Minister for Families and Social Services, Paul Fletcher has welcomed the entry of seven additional institutions, including two significant Catholic orders, Christian Brothers and Marist Brothers into the National Redress Scheme tomorrow. Institutions joining the National Redress Scheme tomorrow… Continue reading