NSW Policies

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Peoples

Revised December 2014 Principles The Greens NSW believe: 1. Aboriginal peoples are the traditional custodians of the land now known as New South Wales, and that…

Air Quality

Revised May 2014 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 pri…

Animal Welfare

Revised June 2015 Principles The Greens NSW adopt the following principles, taken from the Brambell Committee and the Universities Federation for Animal Welfar…

Arts and Creative Industries

Revised May 2014 Principles The NSW Greens believe: 1. The arts are fundamental to the wellbeing of all Australians and should be valued as integral to Australi…

Biodiversity

Revised August 2014 Principles The Greens NSW believe that: 1. Biodiversity is fundamental to the sustainability of all life on earth; 2. Biodiversity refers to…

Bushfire Risk Management

Revised May 2014 Principles The Greens NSW believe that: 1. Given the unique Australian ecosystem, that uncontrolled bush fires are a threat to life and propert…

Children and Young People

Revised December 2012 Principles The Greens NSW believe: 1. The "best interests of the child" are the paramount consideration when dealing with children and you…

Climate Change

October 2015 Principles The Greens NSW believe that:  The Greens NSW recognise that climate change impacts many aspects of modern life and must be addressed ac…

Coal and Coal Seam Gas

Revised May 2014 Principles The Greens NSW believe: 1. The overwhelming scientific evidence of human-induced global warming demands that each state and nation s…

Coastal Management

Revised May 2014 Principles The Greens NSW believe: 1.    The NSW coastal zone is a significant natural asset belonging to the people of New South Wales and mus…

Consumer Rights

Revised May 2014 Principles The Greens NSW believe: 1. Consumer behaviour can positively impact market practices. The choice of goods that do not involve ecolog…

Criminal Justice

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