Joint press conference, Melbourne

20 April 2018

TREASURER: Good morning everyone. I'm pleased to be joined here of course here today by Kelly O'Dwyer, treasury ministerial colleague. We are going to make a number of announcements today in relation to the ASIC enforcement review report, which the Government has been carefully considering. And I'll ask Kelly to run you through the key […]

Interview with Raf Epstein, ABC 774

13 April 2018

RAF EPSTEIN: Last night the Prime Minister called the Premier Daniel Andrews, left a voicemail on his phone, after he told the Herald Sun and got a $5 billion splash on the front page of the paper. So, will it happen this time? Standing at the airport with the Treasurer and the Prime Minister was […]

Interview with John Burns, 3AW Breakfast

12 April 2018

JOHN: We are having the following discussion with Kelly O'Dwyer Member for Higgins and Minister for Revenue and Financial Services because Malcolm Turnbull will today announce a historic $5 billion pledge to finally build a rail link to Melbourne Airport. Minister good morning. KELLY O'DWYER: Good morning. JOHN: The only problem to my eye reading […]

Doorstop interview, Parliament House, Canberra

26 March 2018

KELLY O’DWYER: My name is Kelly O’Dwyer, I am the Minister for Revenue and Financial Services, and I am joined here today by Hetty Johnston of Bravehearts and Howard Brown who is a victims advocate in New South Wales. Both Hetty and Howard know the very deep impact that the trauma of child exploitation and […]

Doorstop interview, Melbourne

20 March 2018

KELLY O'DWYER: At the outset I would just like to say a few words for those communities who have experienced the ravages of fire most recently in regional New South Wales and also here in the west in Victoria. Thankfully we have not seen a loss of life however we have seen huge devastations of […]

Interview with Laura Jayes, Sky News

9 March 2018

LAURA JAYES: It’s International Women’s Day so let’s speak to the Minister for Women, she is also Minister for Revenue and Financial Services, Kelly O’Dwyer joins me now from Sydney where she has been with the Prime Minister today. There is so much to celebrate Kelly O’Dwyer on International Women’s Day. How have you reflected […]

Interview with Georgie Gardner, Today Show

8 March 2018

GEORGIE GARDNER: Today on International Women’s Day there is still so much to be done. Half of all Australian women say that they have been sexually harassed, many of them at work, from being told to prove themselves to comments on their attire. Fewer than one third of women believe they’re treated equally in the […]

Interview with Tom Elliott, 3AW

8 March 2018

TOM ELLIOTT: We spoke to ACTU boss Sally McManus earlier today about a protest they staged in front of Kelly O'Dwyer's office. Three billboards were driven up, on the backs of trucks. The first one said 'Women are being killed', the second one said 'Paid domestic leave can save lives', and the third one said […]

Interview with Raf Epstein, ABC 774 Pollie Graph

7 March 2018

RAF EPSTEIN: Your chance to ask politicians from the major parties in Canberra your questions on 1300 222 774. A year ago, Bill Shorten was adamant that he supported the Adani coal mine. This is what he said in April last year. BILL SHORTEN: I support ah the Adani, the Adani coal mine as long […]

Interview with Leon Byner, FIVEaa

22 February 2018

LEON BYNER: Thank you for being with us. One of the roles of this show is that when you call us about stuff and other callers say yeah I've got the same problem we not only can talk about it, chew the fat, but we can go to the regulators, the legislators and say look […]

Interview with Sabra Lane, ABC AM

6 February 2018

Sabra Lane: Minister good morning welcome to AM. Kelly O'Dwyer: Great to be with you Sabra. Sabra Lane: The government's announcing $3 million today to examine the issue of women who have previously had ovarian cancer in the past 15 years to identify who's got the BRCA one and two genes – why? Kelly O'Dwyer: […]

Interview with Peter Ryan, The World Today, ABC Radio

25 January 2018

KELLY O'DWYER: It is absolutely the end of the road for dodgy bosses. Basically, employers who deliberately do not pay their workers' superannuation entitlements are robbing their workers of wages. It is illegal and it simply won't be tolerated. PETER RYAN: Some employers have been very unscrupulous with the way that they pay the superannuation […]

Interview with Linda Mottram, ABC PM

19 January 2018

LINDA MOTTRAM: The Minister for Revenue and Financial Services, Kelly O’Dwyer, has had a new job for about a month now as Minister for Women, and she knows about balancing politics with looking after a new born. She was the first Cabinet Minister to have a baby while in office in Australia. Kelly O’Dwyer joins […]

Interview with Stephen Engle, Bloomberg

15 January 2018

STEPHEN ENGLE: Minister Kelly O'Dwyer thanks so much for joining us. KELLY O'DWYER: Great pleasure to be with you Steve. STEPHEN ENGLE: So as Linda, the anchor, just mentioned these numbers, about 70 per cent of the services sector, or the GDP's made up of about 70 per cent of the services sector but financial […]

Interview with David Thornton, Talking Finance Podcast

12 January 2018

DAVID THORNTON: Kelly O'Dwyer, Federal Minister for Revenue and Financial Services joins me to discuss superannuation and company tax rates. Minister, superannuation is a bit of a hot topic at the moment. The debate revolves around the extent to which people should be able to tap into their super to pay for other things such […]

Doorstop interview, Melbourne

11 January 2018

KELLY O'DWYER: Thanks very much everyone for gathering today. I'd like to make a couple of comments on the value of the retail trade figures, talk about the latest OECD report and also touch on some of the gang violence here in Victoria. The Government obviously welcomes the latest statistics from the ABS that's seen […]

Doorstop interview, Melbourne

9 January 2018

KELLY O'DWYER: The Government has got a compulsory superannuation system to protect retirement incomes into the future. People are forced to defer 9.5 per cent of their wages today so that they have a retirement income into the future. It's critical that we protect that, but it's also important to note that there are times […]

Interview with Sandy Aloisi, ABC News Radio

8 January 2018

SANDY ALOISI: The Federal Opposition is seizing on official documents this morning that it says refute the Government's criticism of a key Labor policy. You may recall that prior to the 2016 federal election, the ALP pledged to crackdown on negative gearing and capital gains tax to help level the playing field between first home […]