Liberal Nationals call for the immediate extension of the $250 Power Saving Bonus to Victorian casual workers

The Liberal Nationals are demanding an immediate extension of the $250 Power Saving Bonus to the households of our state’s casual workers to help ease the burden of the Andrews Labor Government’s fourth lockdown.   As many as 500,000 working Victorians are some of the hardest hit by Labor’s fourth lockdown – many of them…

Andrews Labor Government keeps Victorians in the dark over blackout risks

Today’s reports that Victoria is facing a rising risk of blackouts by 2028-29, following the decision to close Yallourn coal plant early, is deeply troubling. The Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) has stated that energy reliability will be at serious risk unless new on-demand generation is installed to replace the coal station’s baseload capacity. These…

Local council business fees and charges to be frozen under Liberal Nationals plan to boost support for small businesses

The Liberal Nationals today announced the third part of the Local Business Action Plan to make Victoria the small business capital of the nation, with a commitment to freeze selected fees levied on businesses by local councils for four years. As part of the Liberal Nationals Local Business Action Plan, a number of local government…