Entertainment precincts will deliver for our ‘Cool Little Capital’

The ACT Greens have today called on the Government to accelerate its efforts to deliver designated entertainment precincts in the Territory.

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Housing targets won’t meet growing housing need

The ACT Greens today expressed disappointment at the Government’s “grossly inadequate” targets for public, community and affordable housing in new land release and urban renewal.

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No means no? Yes means yes, say ACT Greens

The ACT Greens will this week table draft legislation redefining ‘consent’ under ACT criminal law, bringing the ACT in line with other jurisdictions and strengthening the criminal justice system.

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Improving abortion access in the Territory

The ACT Greens will this week table legislation to improve access to medical abortions in the ACT.

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Rates changes for fair and equitable Canberra

The ACT Greens today reinforced our commitment to ensure tax reform and rates concessions are made accessible to vulnerable Canberra households on low and fixed incomes.

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ACT Greens: Despite legislation, Government failing to set affordable housing targets

The ACT Greens today warned that the ACT Government was at risk of failing to comply with its own legislation in failing to set affordable housing targets for public, community and affordable housing.

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More investment needed in “neglected” Woden

The ACT Greens have today welcomed the Planning and Urban Renewal Committee’s report into the Woden Territory Plan Variation (TPV), with the Committee backing community calls for substantial improvements to the area.

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ACT Greens call for secure funding of dedicated family violence crisis accommodation services

Ahead of increased demand during the holiday season, the ACT Greens have called on the Government to provide more secure, long-term funding for dedicated family violence accommodation services in the ACT.

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Fact-checking fake news: ACT Greens call for Canberra ‘fact checking unit’ to inform public debate

The ACT Greens today called on the Government to investigate establishing an ACT-specific fact-checking unit to support informed public debate in the Territory. 

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Red Hill Nature Reserve: Community makes a stand against ‘inappropriate development’

The ACT Greens have today tabled two petitions totalling some 3,112 signatures opposing inappropriate development in areas adjacent to the Red Hill Nature Reserve—the largest petition of this term of the Assembly.

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