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Parliament of Australia

Social housing rent reform to support vulnerable families

The Turnbull Government today moved to give greater housing security to low-income households in social housing, introducing legislation to help them keep on top...
Logan Centrelink

Centrelink Logan QLD Jobseekers next for drug testing

The Turnbull Government has announced Logan as the next location to trial drug testing of new job seekers and have access to a dedicated...
Centrelink Bankstown

Canterbury-Bankstown first location for drug testing trial

The Turnbull Government today announced Canterbury-Bankstown in western Sydney as the first location to be identified for a trial of drug testing of new...
Surfers Paradise

Government brings on consumer protection laws for Queensland retirees

The Queensland Government will increase consumer protections for Queensland seniors in retirement, introducing into Parliament new laws focussing on retirement villages and manufactured homes.Minister...
Hon Julie Bishop MP

Julie Bishop $44 million partnership agreement with the United Nations

Julia Bishop: Visited New York on the 16 to 20 May, Julia say's she will launch Australia’s inaugural candidacy for the Human Rights Council for...
Byron Bay Shops

Cyclone Debbie Disaster assistance for Residents in the Byron NSW Area

Minister for Justice Michael Keenan today announced that the Australian Government has activated the Disaster Recovery Payment and the Disaster Recovery Allowance for eligible...
Sugar Cane Farm with Truck

(RIRDC) Overcoming the agriculture skills shortage

John Harvey, Managing Director of Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation (RIRDC) says if we’re going to overcome agriculture’s persistent skills shortage, people need...
Liberal Party House of Reps

Turnbull Government welfare website overhaul

The Government is overseeing changes to the Department of Human Services website that will ensure the online experience for people seeking information is simpler,...
Liberal Party in the House of Representatives

The Turnbull Government Welfare Reform Targets Drug Users

The Turnbull Government backs its commitment to comprehensive reform of Australia’s welfare system by introducing the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Welfare Reform) Bill 2017.The...
Liberal Party in the House of Representatives

Turnbull’s New Australian welfare system changes

The Turnbull Government will today introduce legislation to simplify and strengthen a number of government payments.“The measures contained in the Payment Integrity Bill and...