Our Policies

A Future For All of Us

We all have a right to a job, a home, an education, a voice in our parliament and a healthy planet to live on. Our democracy must work to ensure that these righ…

Agriculture

Sustainable agriculture is fundamental to supporting rural communities, which are a vital part of Australian society, and to ensuring a healthy, sustainable, se…

Animals

The way we treat animals reflects how we treat ourselves and our society. The Greens will work towards ending unnecessary animal cruelty. Principles The A…

Arts and Culture

Principles The Australian Greens believe that: Artistic and cultural expression and engagement are fundamental aspects of social wellbeing. Access to diverse an…

Banking and finance

Principles The Australian Greens believe that: Australia’s banking sector is among the most concentrated in the world, and requires Government intervention to e…

Biological Diversity

Principles The Australian Greens believe that: Biodiversity, ecosystems and ecosystem processes maintain Earth’s life support systems, including the climate sys…

Children and Young People

Principles The Australian Greens believe that: Children and young people have a right to a loving and nurturing environment which is free of physical, emotional…

Climate Change and Energy

The climate challenge is also an opportunity to transform Australia into a carbon-neutral powerhouse that creates new jobs and a cleaner planet. Principles …

Community Participation and Civil Society

Community participation in decision-making should be an ongoing process, and participants should be free of the fear of retribution. Principles The Austra…