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Another year of nation-leading climate action

2 December, 2021 - Canberra remains a leader on climate action with a new report highlighting the ACT’s climate change achievements for 2020-21. Minister for...

Giving young people a voice in ACT elections

2 December, 2021 - The ACT Greens have joined forces with youth advocacy organisations and local young people to table a Bill that would enable 16 and 17 year o...

Legislating ACT climate action – a decade in review

2 December, 2021 - After ten years in operation, a review of the Climate Change and Greenhouse Gas Reduction Act 2010 has found the legislation continues t...

New laws will protect homebuyers from rescission clause misuse

1 December, 2021 - Homebuyers will be protected from sunset and development delay clauses in illegitimate and unjustifiable circumstances after the Legislative ...

Ensure your pool is safe this summer

30 November, 2021 - Canberrans with backyard pools are encouraged to be extra vigilant this summer and to check if their pool fencing and barriers meet current ...

Landmark report endorses ACT Greens’ harm reduction platform

30 November, 2021 - Today the ACT Legislative Assembly Standing Committee has tabled their report into the Drugs of Dependence (Personal Use) Amendment Bill 202...

Listening to communities to protect and develop dryland ovals around Canberra

30 November, 2021 - Jo Clay MLA is moving a motion in the Legislative Assembly today, calling on the ACT Government to listen to communities to develop dryland ...

Significant progress on Parliamentary & Governing Agreement

27 November, 2021 - Protecting and creating secure local jobs, maintaining Canberra’s natural environment, supporting the transition to a net zero emissions fut...

More support for Canberrans experiencing emotional distress

26 November, 2021 - The ACT will open its first Safe Haven tomorrow so Canberrans experiencing emotional distress, mental health concerns, isolation or lon...