NSW Policies

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Peoples

Principles The Greens NSW believe: 1. Aboriginal peoples are the traditional custodians of the land now known as New South Wales, and that they have a uni…

Air Quality

Principles The Greens NSW believe: 1. Clean air is a universal right. 2. The earth's atmosphere is a public, natural asset that must not be privatised …

Animal Welfare

Principles 1. Animals must be recognised as sentient beings that deserve our care and respect. 2. Animals have intrinsic value, separate from the needs of…

Arts and Creative Industries

Principles The NSW Greens believe: 1. The arts are fundamental to the wellbeing of all Australians and should be valued as integral to Australia’s cultura…

Biodiversity

Principles The Greens NSW believe: 1. Biodiversity is fundamental to the sustainability of all life on Earth. 2. The restoration, protection …

Bushfire Risk Management

Principles The Greens NSW believe that: 1. Given the unique Australian ecosystem, that uncontrolled bush fires are a threat to life and property and to ec…

Children and Young People

Principles The Greens NSW believe: 1. The "best interests of the child" are the paramount consideration when dealing with children and young people and th…

Climate Change

The Greens NSW recognise that climate change impacts many aspects of modern life and must be addressed across many policy areas. This document outlines the Gree…

Coal and Coal Seam Gas

Principles The Greens NSW believe: 1. The overwhelming scientific evidence of human-induced global warming demands that each state and nation substantiall…

Coastal Management

Principles The Greens NSW believe: 1. The New South Wales coastal zone is a significant natural asset of New South Wales, which must be protected through …

Consumer Rights

Principles The Greens NSW believe: 1. Consumer behaviour can positively impact market practices. The choice of goods that do not involve ecological destru…

Criminal Justice

Principles The Greens NSW believe: 1. A just and effective criminal justice system protects the community, reduces the social impacts of crime, addresses …