Provision of public housing, crisis accommodation, affordable housing and government housing
9 Oct 2014 - The Barnett Government has cut $460m from the budget of the WA Housing Authority. This included $10m for additional Community or Public Housing and $25m for additional crisis accommodation. More info
Public high schools throughout the State
26 Aug 2014 - The implementation of the a new funding formula for WA public schools by the Barnett Government will see nearly one in three schools worse off. High schools are the worst affected with $250,000 being cut from 78 schools. More info
The same fee was charged to have a motor vehicle examined no matter where you lived in the State.
26 Aug 2014 - The Barnett Government’s decision to abolish the universal tariff for motor vehicle examinations will mean fees in regional WA will now cost up to 19 per cent more than in Perth. More info
Residential services for people with disabilities will be privatised and outsourced to the non-government sector.
26 Aug 2014 - The Barnett Government has announced that 500 jobs will be cut from the Disability Services Commission as the government run accommodation services are privatised. More info
The private vehicle rebate has been cut costings household an average of $72 per car
26 Aug 2014 - The Barnett Government has abolished the private vehicle rebate for car registrations. All vehicles will now be charged at the same rates irrespective of whether they are used privately or for commercial purposes. More info