Victoria Budget highlights

Last Modified: Thu May 04 2017 07:27:16 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • $162 million
    for vital upgrades to the Northern Hospital. This will make a real difference to the people of Mill Park.
  • $12.9 million
    funding to reform the National Energy Market.
  • $10.8 million
    to help consumers better manage their energy costs.
  • $88.8 million
    to test new tech such as battery storage and develop renewable energy sector, including trialling micro grids.
  • $30.4 million
    for waste & resource recovery.
  • $7.2 million
    to improve the management of marine and coastal environments
  • $25.4 million
    for decisive action on climate change, including protecting coasts.
  • $54.6 million
    to improve our parks & reserves.
  • $86.3 million
    for new biodiversity plan & protecting precious native flora & fauna.
  • $310 million
    for bushfire prevention & protection for forests/wildlife.