The Hon Bruce Billson MP

Bruce Billson was sworn in as Minister for Small Business on 18 September 2013.

Mr Billson was first elected to the Australian Parliament in 1996 and in 2004 was appointed to the role of Parliamentary Secretary for Foreign Affairs.

In 2006 he was made Minister for Veterans’ Affairs and Minister Assisting the Minister for Defence in the Howard Government.

Following the 2007 Federal Election Mr Billson held a number of senior Shadow Ministry portfolios before being appointed to Shadow Minister for Small Business in December 2009.