Media release: Land title privatisation exposes NSW economy to huge risks

The planned “35 year concession” of the Land and Property Information title function is a high risk privatisation, which will put the personal information of property owners in danger, and jeopardise the NSW economy. Greens MP and Justice Spokesperson David Shoebridge said: “Privatising the registration and recording of land titles in NSW is an unprecedented […]

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Local Government is a National Issue

No nation can achieve its potential if it fails to respect, and properly resource, the level of government closest to the people. The Greens understand this. That’s why we have released the attached package to strengthen local government in the regions. Greens NSW Senator and Local Government Spokesperson, Lee Rhiannon said: “The Greens believe with […]

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Greens Support Koala Park

The Greens NSW support plans by the Western Woodlands Alliance for a Western Woodlands Koala Park to protect this iconic species in NSW. The Western Woodlands report released today shows that koalas across two thirds of NSW are facing extinction from habitat loss and climate change. Without intervention in state forests, private land and native forests […]

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Electricity standoff: Baird must intervene to protect jobs and safety

Inaction from the Baird government and aggressive industrial tactics from Essential Energy have forced unions and employees to take unprecedented industrial action from next Monday. In the interests of safety and decency, the Greens NSW are calling on the Baird government to intervene and end the state-owned corporation’s ongoing attacks on the jobs and conditions of […]

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Greens Welcome NSW Government Endorsement of Decriminalisation of Sex Work

Greens NSW MP and Status of Women spokesperson Dr Mehreen Faruqi and Greens MP and Justice Spokesperson, David Shoebridge MLC, have welcomed the NSW Government’ endorsement of the current model of sex work decriminalisation. In response to the recommendations of the inquiry into brothel regulation, the NSW Government has ruled out a flawed licensing scheme […]

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