20 March 2020

The ACT Government has announced an economic survival package as the first phase in the plan to protect as many jobs as possible and support Canberra households and businesses.

The ACT’s stage one economic survival package, injecting $137 million into the local economy, includes rebates of $150 on residential rates to help ease cashflow pressures for Canberra households, as well as a freeze on a number of ACT Government fees and charges, including the fire and emergency services levy, public transport, vehicle registration and parking fees.

We will announce further packages as we transition through the different phases of the COVID-19 outbreak.

Read more here.