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Michaelia Cash

Michaelia Cash

Senator Michaelia Cash was sworn in as Assistant Minister for Immigration and Border Protection on 18 September 2013.​​

  • APEC Business Travel Card extended from three to five years

    31 July 2015 - Assistant Minister for Immigration and Border Protection Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash today announced the extension of the APEC Business Travel Card (ABTC) from three years to five years from 1 September 2015. - [Media Release]

  • More success in latest Taskforce Cadena operation

    30 July 2015 - The success of Taskforce Cadena continues with four illegal workers being detected and detained during the latest operation led by the Australian Border Force (ABF) in Melbourne. - [Media Release]

  • Labor caught out peddling myths on IFAs

    24 July 2015 - The union scare campaign against the historic Free Trade Agreement with China which Labor attempted to advance today at its National Conference has been blown out of the water. - [Media Release]