More funds for Auditor General

CANBERRA LIBERALS ANNOUNCE GOVERNMENT INTEGRITY PACKAGE  A Canberra Liberals government will boost funding and resources for the Auditor-General to conduct further performance audits and public interest disclosures. If elected the Canberra Liberals will initially commit an additional $3 million to support the Auditor-General and $900,000 for the independent Public Service…

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30 New Police as part of a Comprehensive Plan for Community Safety

In 2013 Labor announced that $15.36 million was being cut from ACT Policing’s budget over four years[1] including imposing an efficiency dividend from each year of the policing budget.[2] The Canberra Liberals are determined to ensure that ACT Policing has sufficient sworn officers to deal with family domestic violence[3], rise…

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Shop Local Campaign Revamp

CANBERRA LIBERALS COMMIT $6 MILLION TO UPGRADE LOCAL SHOPS  “A Canberra Liberals Government will provide $6 million for upgrades to local shopping centres across our suburbs. Many shopping centres, particularly in older suburbs are badly in need of attention and this commitment is core to the Canberra Liberals’ values of…

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Public Transport Plan

“The Canberra Liberals’ vision for public transport offers much better access and timeliness for all of Canberra as opposed to Andrew Barr’s light rail which will only service a fraction of the population.” Shadow Minister for Transport Alistair Coe  Eight Rapid bus routes across Canberra, City to Airport bus services…

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A Better Disability Package

Because of a lack of suitable programs in the ACT, residents with an acquired injury must currently travel to Sydney to access this service. This is a long running problem that has been ignored by the Labor-Greens Government for far too long, and it is just one of the problems…

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Celebrating our multicultural community

“We strongly believe that all Canberrans are beneficiaries of multiculturalism and this diversity strengthens the fabric of the ACT community.” Giulia Jones MLA Shadow Minister for Multicultural Affairs   The Canberra Liberals are proud of our multicultural history.  Multiculturalism has played an important part in the making of modern Canberra…

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Extra parking at Mpowerdome

CANBERRA LIBERALS COMMIT TO KEY PARKING FACILITIES FOR TUGGERANONG The Canberra Liberals are committing $300,000 to upgrade parking facilities around one of Tuggeranong’s major indoor sporting facilities, the Mpowerdome. The enhanced facilities will also be useful for users of the Fadden Pines precinct. This commitment will ensure that users of the…

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Barton Highway flyover

The Canberra Liberals have announced plans to construct a flyover at the junction of Barton Highway and the roundabout with William Slim and Gundaroo Drives. This important junction connects Gungahlin to Civic and intersects with a major interstate highway. The Canberra Liberals’ project plans include two vehicle lanes in each…

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To See the Arts Thrive

The ACT Labor Greens Government has promised much for the ACT arts community, but its piecemeal approach has meant lost opportunities. This government has built only half an Arts Centre in Belconnen. It gives insufficient recognition for achievement, or encouragement for excellence in our local arts scene. And worst of…

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Ashley drive duplication

CANBERRA LIBERALS COMMIT TO FULL ASHLEY DRIVE DUPLICATION The Canberra Liberals will duplicate the full length of Ashley Drive between Erindale Drive and Johnson Drive if elected. On top of the limited funding that the ACT Government has announced, we will deliver an additional $4 million for the full duplication.…

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