Entries for September 2017
25 September, 2017
The Nationals-Liberal Government is committed to maintaining a strong social security safety net. The Government announced a significant package of welfare integrity measures which are being implemented from 2015-16 to 2019-20.
The package consists ...
17 September, 2017
4.7 million Australians to benefit from September pension indexation
4.7 million pensioners and allowance recipients will receive an increase to their welfare payments from 20 September 2017.
As a result of the regular twice-yearly inde...
10 September, 2017
Reducing the pressure on housing affordability
The introduction of legislation into Parliament will help to
reduce pressure on housing affordability for first home buyers and downsizers.
The First Home Super Saver Scheme (FHSSS), announced i...