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Public comment sought to improve our environmental legislation

5 September 2019 Tasmanians are invited to have a say on the draft Environmental Legislation (Miscellaneous Amendments) Bill 2019, which contains a range of proposed improvements for Tasmania’s environmental legislation.

Tasmania outgrows nation

4 September 2019 The Australian Bureau Statistics State Final Demand data for the June 2019 quarter, released today, shows Tasmania’s economic growth has once again outperformed the nation and all other states.

Retail trade growth highest in nation

3 September 2019 Today’s Australian Bureau of Statistics retail trade data for July 2019 is great news for Tasmanian retailers who recorded the fastest growth in monthly trade in the nation.

Reimagining our Treasury Buildings

30 August 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government has taken the view that there is an opportunity to reimagine the purpose of the Treasury Buildings complex for the benefit of all Tasmanians whilst enabling improved public access and enhancing the heritage aspects of these magnificent buildings.

Ensuring foreign investors pay their fair share

28 August 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government welcomes foreign investment in Tasmania, however we believe all participants in the property market must pay their fair share to allow us to invest further in the essential services and infrastructure our growing state needs.

Continuing to support the health of the Derwent

26 August 2019 Tasmania’s environment is one of our greatest assets and the Hodgman majority Liberal Government is committed to safeguarding it, preserving what makes our State so special.

Important step towards the new Dove Lake viewing shelter

23 August 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government welcomes the unanimous endorsement of the Kentish Council for the new Dove Lake viewing shelter Development Application.

More jobs for more Tasmanians

21 August 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government welcomes news that Tasmania continues to have the highest increase in job advertisements in the nation

New Cradle Mountain shuttle buses hit the road

16 August 2019 Cradle Mountain is one of Tasmania’s iconic visitor destinations and a major visitor draw card driving demand in the North West.

Getting the balance right to grow opportunities throughout Tasmania

15 August 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government understands we must protect what is special about our way of life so it can continue to be enjoyed by locals and visitors alike.

Nation’s strongest growing economy delivering more jobs

15 August 2019 Under the Hodgman majority Liberal Government, Tasmania has seen a dramatic turnaround in economic performance from just five years ago.

Delivering for Tasmanians by keeping our Budget strong

15 August 2019 The 2018-19 Preliminary Outcomes Report, released today, confirms the Hodgman majority Liberal Government has delivered yet another balanced State Budget, returning a modest surplus of $101.9 million

NAB confirms again Tasmania has best business conditions in the nation

14 August 2019 The NAB Monthly Business Survey results for July 2019 confirm, for the seventh month in a row, Tasmania’s business conditions are the best in the nation, three times better than the national result in trend terms.

Government banking service provision

13 August 2019 Following an open public tender process, the Hodgman majority Liberal Government has recently finalised contracts with Westpac Banking Corporation and the Commonwealth Bank of Australia for the provision of Government Banking Services from 1 August 2019 until 31 July 2024.

Learning how to cut down litter

9 August 2019 Tasmania’s environment is one of our greatest assets and we all share responsibility to protect it.

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