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New Police Recruits Join the Northern Beaches PAC

The safety and security of the Northern Beaches community continues to be the NSW Government’s highest priority with 6 new police officers on the beat following a private attestation ceremony in Goulburn last week.

Member for Manly James Griffin congratulated the new recruits on attesting from the academy after more than eight months of world-class training.

License Fees Slashed to Support Businesses in NSW

Up to 200,000 licence holders operating across the trades and construction sectors will not have to pay up to $50 million worth of licence fees, thanks to changes made by the NSW Government this week.

Member for Manly James Griffin said the licence fee waivers were a crucial part of the NSW Government’s economic stimulus package. 

$440 Million Tax Break for Tenants and Landlords

Commercial tenants on the Northern Beaches and across NSW significantly impacted by COVID-19 will have greater protection from evictions with the NSW Government set to enact the National Cabinet Code of Conduct as part of a $440 million land tax relief package.

 Member for Manly James Griffin said the measures will apply to commercial leases where the tenant is in financial distress due to COVID-19, including but not be limited to local shops, cafes, gyms, hairdressers, restaurants, offices, warehouses and industrial sites.