From Andrew Barr MLA

“Since being elected as a member of the ACT Legislative Assembly in 2006, I have worked hard as a local member and also in my role as Chief Minister, Treasurer, Minister for Economic Development and Minister for Tourism and Major Events.

Please have a look around the site and give my office a call if there is anything I can help you with.”

Andrew Barr

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Maintaining leadership in renewables

While the number of renewable energy jobs fell across Australia because of the Federal Government’s policy uncertainty, the number of renewable energy jobs in the ACT grew by 22 per cent between 2010 and 2016.

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Fairer tax system continues to win praise

The ACT is leading the nation on tax reform and we will continue to phase out stamp duty over the years ahead.

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Delivering the better Canberra we promised

Now is the time to shape our city as we grow, so we remain one of the most liveable cities in the world.

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Making Canberra Australia’s most inclusive city

Genuine inclusion is not an afterthought for the ACT Labor Government, and unlike our Opposition, we look out for those who are not already privileged. Inclusion is at the centre of everything we do.

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