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Environment

Grant applications for Crown reserves open

16 Apr 2021

The grants program will provide $4.1 million towards health and safety improvements to NSW Crown reserves and help recover the economic impacts of COVID-19.

Living in NSW

How to celebrate Youth Week 2021

16 Apr 2021

Youth Week 2021 will host a range of events and activities that will help inspire, engage and empower our next generation of leaders.

Living in NSW

Plan ahead this Easter long weekend

31 Mar 2021

NSW residents and visitors are being urged to plan ahead before travelling this Easter long weekend, with many roads still closed from the recent floods.

Emergency Services

Support for energy customers impacted by floods

31 Mar 2021

Financial assistance and additional consumer protections on energy services will be available to anyone experiencing hardship from the recent floods. 

Emergency Services

Waste levy fee waived for flood-affected areas

31 Mar 2021

The waste levy fee will be waived for NSW residents disposing of flood-damaged waste in declared natural disaster areas.

Emergency Services

Emergency support for severe weather conditions

22 Mar 2021

Immediate support is available to communities who are affected by the severe floods and storms across NSW.

Emergency Services

Donate responsibly to flood-affected communities

22 Mar 2021

People are being urged not to donate unwanted goods to NSW communities affected by the floods.

Health

Restrictions ease for NSW schools

05 Mar 2021

From Monday 8 March 2021, restrictions will ease at NSW schools, including allowing parents back on school grounds. 

Transport

New cleaning squads for Sydney CBD

08 Feb 2021

The COVID-19 cleaning squads will help protect the community by ramping up cleaning services at key transport hubs across the Sydney CBD.

Arts & Culture

Applications open for the Aboriginal Languages Community Investment Program 2021

03 Feb 2021

The program aims to support projects that reawaken, grow, nurture, promote and raise awareness of Aboriginal languages in communities across NSW. 

Technology

Release of cyber standards recommendation report

01 Feb 2021

The NSW Standards Harmonisation Taskforce has released its recommendations report that will help strengthen NSW’s cyber capabilities.

Education

Record investment in regional digital education

01 Feb 2021

Regional students will start the 2021 school year with a range of new classroom technologies as part of the Rural Access Gap package.

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