The Hon Melissa Price MP
Minister for Defence Industry; Member for Durack
Minister Price was sworn in as the Minister for Defence Industry on 29 May 2019. First elected to the Australian Parliament in 2013 as the Member for Durack – the largest electorate in Australia.
Minister Price has previously served in the Environment portfolio and has held a number of Parliamentary Committee roles including the Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade.
A lawyer by profession, Minister Price brings over 20 years of experience in the private sector from a variety of commercial and legal roles. She has also supported the community through working with the not-for-profit sector.