What are the 3 main functions of Cabinet ministers?
A Cabinet minister has many important functions as part of their role.
Along with the Prime Minister, Cabinet ministers form the main decision-making group within executive government – the Cabinet.
A Cabinet minister's role includes:
- directing government policy and making decisions about national issues
- spending a lot of time discussing current national problems and how these can be solved
- presenting bills – proposed laws – from their government departments.
The Cabinet in session.
A group of people sit on both sides of a wooden table. The men and women look towards the camera. It looks as if their meeting has been interrupted because there are papers and water glasses on the table.
Permission should be sought from DPS AUSPIC for third-party or commercial uses of this image. To contact DPS AUSPIC email: email@example.com or phone: 02 6277 3342.