NSW Policies

Democracy Participation and Elections

Principles The Greens NSW believe that: 1. parliament should reflect the diversity of New South Wales society; 2. all citizens who have the right to vo…

Disabilities

Principles The Greens NSW believe that: 1. Consistent with the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, all people have the r…

Drug Regulation and Harm Minimisation

Principles: The Greens NSW believe: 1. Drug use has occurred throughout history and this is unlikely to change. Further, abuse of drugs causes massive har…

Early Childhood Education

Revised May 2014 Principles The Greens NSW believe: 1. Early childhood (birth to 8 years of age) is an extremely important and formative period of life…

Education

Principles The NSW Greens believe: 1. Education is a human right of children and people at all stages of life. 2. Governments have a responsibility to …

Energy

Principles The NSW Greens believe: 1. Access to adequate energy is fundamental to participating in society. 2. As an essential service and public good,…

Environmental Impact Assessment

Principles The Greens NSW believe that: 1. Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA) are environmental management tools that include a systematic process for…

Firearms

Principles The Greens NSW believe: 1. Public firearms policy should be concerned with the prevention of firearm violence and be directed towards the remov…

Forests

Principles The Greens NSW believe: 1. Australia is globally significant for its biodiversity and forests are a key element in this biodiversity. 2. Wil…

Gambling

Most forms of gambling are legal in NSW, and may be considered a form of entertainment. However, The Greens NSW recognise that gambling can cause considerable h…

Genetic Engineering in Food, Crops and Pharmaceuticals

Principles The Greens NSW believe: 1. Genetically manipulated organisms (GMOs), their products, and the chemicals used to manage them pose significant ris…

Health

Principles The Greens NSW believe: 1. The primary goal of the health services is to improve or maintain an optimum standard of health (including physical,…