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New Housing Incentive Package

The Hodgman Liberal Government is committed to making housing more affordable for Tasmanians

$60 Million in Budget for TasWater to Speed Up Infrastructure Upgrades

TasWater will have $60 million more to speed up their infrastructure upgrades under the Government’s plan to take control of TasWater.

Over $175 Million to Build the Future for the North and North East

The Government is committed to building the future of the North and North East, with this Budget having over $175 million worth of projects for the area.

2017-18 Budget: Balanced Budgets Each and Every Year

The 2017-18 Budget is all about Building Tasmania’s Future.

Government secures 50 new jobs at DXC Technology Centre

The Government is committed to creating jobs for Tasmanians and today I’m pleased to announce that we have secured 50 new jobs as part of a partnership with DXC Technology.

Council document acknowledges the Government’s TasWater takeover will work

Minutes from last week’s LGAT meeting reveal that local councils were advised that the Government’s TasWater takeover would be cheaper for customers and fix the system quicker

Employment figures show that Hodgman Government’s long-term Plan is delivering

Today’s ABS employment figures show that the Hodgman Government’s long-term Plan is delivering.

TasWater vote

I note today’s vote by councils in favour of higher water prices and a slower infrastructure fix.

No surprises budget welcomed

Tonight's Federal Budget is a welcome "no surprises" budget for Tasmania.

Infrastructure grant will help Festivale and Agfest

The Liberal Government is proud to support the expansion of Northern Tasmania’s growing festival and community event scene.

Successful economic stimulus program to be rolled out across the State as part of upcoming budget

Jobs are the Hodgman Government’s number one priority and this year’s budget will feature a significant economic stimulus.

Letter reveals the truth on TasWater

In a letter to the Government TasWater’s chair, Miles Hampton, clearly spells out the TasWater infrastructure crisis and calls for urgent action before the situation gets worse.

Even TasWater agrees Government takeover will deliver cheaper bills

On ABC radio this morning, the TasWater Chair Miles Hampton has confirmed that the proposed Government takeover of TasWater will deliver cheaper bills.

Response to Mayor Downie’s TasWater claims

I’m absolutely astounded that Mr Downie has the gall to issue a media release about lower prices for TasWater customers.

Government takeover will fix Derwent Valley water and sewerage issues

Today we have heard first-hand the impact that Tasmania’s failing water and sewerage infrastructure is having on regional Tasmania.

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