Media Statements

From the Office of the Hon Sean L'Estrange MLA

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

27/01/2017

Marmion; L'Estrange

Innovation; Small Business

Innovation vouchers for great local ideas

27/12/2016

Barnett; Nahan; L'Estrange

Premier; Treasurer; Finance; Small Business

First homebuyer boost with increased grant

5/12/2016

L'Estrange; Mischin; Nahan

Finance; Small Business; Commerce; Treasurer

New code of conduct for WA’s building industry

1/12/2016

L'Estrange; Francis

Finance; Fisheries

90-day project targets aquaculture

30/11/2016

L'Estrange

Mines and Petroleum

Government co-funds more exploration drilling

27/11/2016

Barnett; Jacob; L'Estrange

Premier; Heritage; Finance

Sunset Heritage Precinct opens to public

25/11/2016

L'Estrange

Mines and Petroleum

Mining emergency response comes to the city

24/11/2016

Barnett; L'Estrange

Premier; Tourism; Finance

Red tape cuts in line for nature-based tourism

23/11/2016

L'Estrange; Mischin

Small Business; Commerce

New laws promote prompt payment to subcontractors

12/11/2016

L'Estrange

Small Business

Derby firm wins WA Regional Small Business Award

11/11/2016

L'Estrange

Mines and Petroleum

New gold mine rejuvenates northern Goldfields

10/11/2016

Barnett; L'Estrange

Premier; Finance

New public sector offices for Fremantle

2/11/2016

L'Estrange

Mines and Petroleum

Expansion of core library a boost for exploration

27/10/2016

L'Estrange

Mines and Petroleum

Miner and Aboriginal group win inaugural award

17/10/2016

Davies; L'Estrange

Water; Finance

Costs cut for small-scale sewerage services

17/10/2016

Grylls; L'Estrange

Racing and Gaming; Finance

Cheers to cutting hospitality sector red tape

14/10/2016

Jacob; L'Estrange

Environment; Finance

Greater certainty for industry to recycle

13/10/2016

Day; L'Estrange

Health; Finance

Video call healthcare to benefit Perth patients

13/10/2016

Day; L'Estrange

Health; Finance

Poisons reforms cut red tape and save money

13/10/2016

Francis; L'Estrange

Fisheries; Finance

Reducing red tape to help grow WA aquaculture

13/10/2016

Mischin; L'Estrange

Commerce; Finance

Savings from red tape reduction hit home

13/10/2016

Day; L'Estrange

Culture and the Arts; Finance

Culture Counts as WA innovation goes global

13/10/2016

Jacob; L'Estrange

Environment; Finance

Environmental licensing changes aid red tape reform

13/10/2016

Lewis; L'Estrange

Agriculture and Food; Finance

Lower costs for agribusiness

12/10/2016

Day; L'Estrange

Culture and the Arts; Finance

Arts grants shred red tape in creative makeover

12/10/2016

L'Estrange

Finance

Driving efficiency and red tape cuts in tax collection

11/10/2016

Mischin; L'Estrange

Commerce; Finance

WA economy to benefit from online licensing

11/10/2016

L'Estrange

Finance

Reform plan delivers to #shredthered

10/10/2016

Nahan; L'Estrange

Energy; Finance

Cutting red tape to enable solar power growth

10/10/2016

L'Estrange

Finance

More red tape cut in Repeal Week 2016

5/10/2016

L'Estrange

Mines and Petroleum

WA the nation's top mining investment destination

5/10/2016

L'Estrange

Mines and Petroleum

Six finalists vie for new Community Partnership Award

30/09/2016

L'Estrange

Finance

WA leads the way with project bank accounts

22/09/2016

L'Estrange; Mischin

Small Business; Commerce

Construction Contracts Act amendments introduced

15/09/2016

L'Estrange

Mines and Petroleum

Land Access Working Group established

13/09/2016

L'Estrange

Small Business

Retail red tape to be cut

30/08/2016

L'Estrange

Mines and Petroleum

Focus on fauna as finalists compete for 2016 Golden Gecko Awards

24/08/2016

L'Estrange

Mines and Petroleum

Minister welcomes collaborative mine safety data projects

12/08/2016

L'Estrange; Marmion

Small Business; Finance

Greater protection measures for subcontractors

9/08/2016

L'Estrange; Simpson

Small Business; Local Government

WA councils to become small business friendly

9/08/2016

L'Estrange

Mines and Petroleum

Minister promotes Pro-Force rehabilitation workshop

8/07/2016

L'Estrange

Mines and Petroleum

Top students awarded resources scholarships

5/07/2016

L'Estrange

Innovation

World-first ideas in Innovator of the Year program

17/06/2016

L'Estrange

Mines and Petroleum

Flood of entries for inaugural community award

9/06/2016

L'Estrange

Mines and Petroleum

Incentive scheme injects $5m for mines exploration

27/05/2016

L'Estrange; Redman; Nahan

Mines and Petroleum; Regional Development; Treasurer

Our State Budget 2016-17: Securing our economic future - $30 million lays foundation for new discoveries

27/05/2016

L'Estrange; Harvey

Mines and Petroleum; Deputy Premier; Police

Seven golden rules for safe prospecting

27/05/2016

L'Estrange

Mines and Petroleum

Rehabilitation begins on legacy Goldfields mine site

20/05/2016

Nahan; L'Estrange; Marmion

Treasurer; Small Business; Finance

Our State Budget 2016-17: Securing our economic future - Restaurants rule as WA red tape blitz takes off

20/05/2016

L'Estrange; Nahan

Mines and Petroleum; Treasurer

Our State Budget 2016-17: Securing our economic future - $6 million in Budget for more minerals research

19/05/2016

L'Estrange

Mines and Petroleum

Rise in exploration applications mark high approvals rate

13/05/2016

Nahan; Marmion; L'Estrange

Treasurer; State Development; Mines and Petroleum

Our State Budget 2016-17: Securing our economic future - Royalty relief backs Mid-West and Pilbara jobs

3/05/2016

L'Estrange

Mines and Petroleum

Gold still shining and generating long-term jobs