The department and its constituent authorities report to the following Ministers:

Hon Stephen Dawson MLC

Minister for Environment; Disability Services
Minister Stephen Dawson’s profile.

Hon Paul Papalia CSC, MLA

Minister for Tourism; Racing and Gaming; Small Business; Defence Issues; Citizenship and Multicultural Interests
Responsible for administering the Rottnest Island Authority Act 1987, and reporting the Rottnest Island Authority’s actions to Parliament annually.
Minister Paul Papalia’s profile.