|Mr Tim Pallas MP, Treasurer for Victoria, Government of Victoria
Mr Tim Pallas MP, is the Treasurer for Victoria and also holds the portfolios of Minister for Economic Development and Minister for Industrial Relations in the Andrews Labor Government. The Treasurer previously served as the Minister for Roads and Ports and later Minister for Major Projects under the previous Labor Government in Victoria. The Treasurer also served as the Minister for Resources in the Andrews Labor Government from October 2017 until the 2018 election. The Treasurer was elected to the Victorian Parliament in 2006 and is the State Member for Werribee.
The Treasurer has worked hard for Victoria’s local communities, delivering a record increase in the Victorian Government’s infrastructure spend across schools, hospitals, roads and public transport. Victorian Government infrastructure investment is expected to average $13.4 billion over the next four years, and this includes more than $4 billion being spent on upgrades to arterial road PPPs in Melbourne’s suburbs, in addition to almost $1 billion per annum being spent upgrading schools and building new schools across Victoria. He has also overseen the successful $9.7 billion lease of the Port of Melbourne and the $2.86 billion lease of Victoria’s Land Titles and Registry Office.
As the Minister for Major Projects, Mr Pallas has been responsible for overseeing major infrastructure projects including the $A5.5 billion M1 upgrade, $A4 million Geelong Ring Road development, and the $A205 million Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre upgrade.