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Victoria set to become last to join container deposit train

Victoria will model its container deposit scheme on NSW when when it becomes the last Australian jurisdiction to roll out a cash-for-cans scheme.

Data centres put in planning fast lane

SSD thresholds will be lowered for data centres in NSW.

Signs of financial misconduct – can you recognise them?

WA's Public Sector Commission is helping public officers twig to financial mismanagement.

$1.08b deal banks on gas-fired recovery for SA

The Commonwealth and SA governments have signed a $1.08b energy and emissions deal.

Suspended councillors ‘must not return’

An administrator appointed to steer a NSW council out of financial crisis has released a damning final report.

Safer Community Fund to come under eye of auditor

The national audit office will investigate the government's community safety grants program.

Court dismisses fraud charges against councillors

Queensland’s peak local government body wants an independent inquiry into a corruption investigation that sparked the dismissal of Logan City Council.


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