So although there was no spike in the cost to Hydro of generating power, Tasmanians were set to pay a substantially higher wholesale price.
The DSS discussion paper contains some positive directions, such as suggestions for enhanced training and development for the workers in the FWC sector.
TasCOSS has consulted with key stakeholders across the sector who have shared their considered views on the centres, both as a model and as they are working in practice.
It is TasCOSS’s belief that the intention of the Tasmanian Government to address these historical injustices is an important statement in support of human rights.
TasCOSS strongly supports the named focus of placing the wellbeing of children at the centre of any service.
We see this Draft Bill as an opportunity to not only provide a “head of power” to the Minister to require a gas retailer to offer supply.
A human rights focus is particularly important when dealing with the issue of family violence.
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The final Transport Access Strategy will be a crucial document that will inform the future shape of Tasmania’s transport system for years to come.
OUR VISION: One Tasmania, free of poverty and inequality where everyone has the same opportunity. Tasmania has not escaped the global experience of growing social inequality.