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1 GREENS 2016 FULLY COSTED ELECTION PLATFORM Standing Up For What Matters

2 REVENUE Total ($m) An end to Fossil Fuel Subsidies Coal Export Levy Putting a price back on pollution End Emissions Reduction Fund & Wind Farm Commissioner Ending FEE-HELP to for-profit providers Phase Out CGT discount and Negative Gearing Digital Rights Abolish Data Retention A Progressive Superannuation System Too-Big-to-Fail Bank Levy Top Marginal Tax Rates Not the time for company tax cuts Luxury Lifestyles Tax Rate Buffett Rule: High Income Tax Guarantee Restoring Trust in Trusts Worldwide Gearing Ratio Phasing Out Private Health Insurance Tackling Obesity - Sugar Sweetened Beverages Removing Compulsory Income Management Defence Spending for a Confident Australia Spending Cuts $57,113 New Revenue $84,525 Total Revenue $141,638

3 ACTION ON GLOBAL WARMING Total ($m) RenewAustralia Authority The Energy Storage Revolution Keep Climate Change Authority Community Owned Clean Energy Green Building Plan National Urban Forests Plan Sustainable Schools Fund Repowering Public and Community Housing Accelerating the Electric Vehicle Revolution No new gas and coal mines Adapting to a changing climate After Coal Transition Package BUILDING THE NEW ECONOMY Total ($m) Infrastructure Bank: Financing the new economy Community Infrastructure Fund Seizing the Tourism Boom Restoring cuts to Australian Tax Office Staff A New Assistance Payment for Childcare Investing in Pre-School Investing in Early Childhood Educators Better Schools: Full Gonski Funding Better Schools: Students With Disability Higher Education: Base Funding Lift Reducing the HECS Burden Boosting TAFE funding and VET Ombudsman Supporting our Videogame Creators Future Fund for Innovation Migrant Communities Employment Fund Paid Parental Leave Bringing Back Loss Carry Back & Lifting GST Threshold

4 RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT: TOWARDS 3% OF GDP Total ($m) Restore Arena s Funding Sustainable Research Excellence Grants Restoring Turnbull s R&D Tax Credit Cuts Investing in Science and Research Innovation in Agriculture Securing the Future of Farming Sustainable Water Institute EQUALITY & COMPASSION Total ($m) Reducing Income Inequality ,815 Restoring Family Tax Benefit Cuts Reverse Cuts to Legal Aid Services Child Abuse Redress Scheme Supporting Older Australians package Royal Commission into Disability Abuse Access to abortion services Confronting the Domestic Violence Crisis Increase Rent Assistance by 30% Renters Rights Initiative Public and Community Housing Supply Boost Homelessness Services Action Plan Kickstart an Australian Made Prefabricated Housing Industry Hospital Funding We Deserve Removing the Medicare Benefits Schedule Freeze Harm Reduction Innovation Fund Alcohol and Drug Treatment More Funding for Mental Health Expanding Denticare Primary health care networks: funding Primary Health Care Managing Chronic Disease Community Sports Empowering & Supporting ATSI Peoples Indigenous Rangers: Working on Country Stopping Another Stolen Generation Closing the Health Gap PrEP Safe Schools Coalition Australia

5 PROTECTING OUR PRECIOUS PLACES Total ($m) Saving the Reef Protecting our Precious Places Independent Office of Animal Welfare Antarctic and Southern Ocean Package Marine Plastics CRC Creating National Marine Parks Forests for Our Future National Biosecurity Authority A CONFIDENT AUSTRALIA Total ($m) Boost Humanitarian Intake and UNHCR resourcing Royal Commission into children in detention Foreign Aid: Honouring our UN Commitments Climate Finance for Developing Nations Towards a Republic Australia s Film Industry A living wage for artists Independent and Flourishing Arts RENEWED DEMOCRACY Total ($m) National anti-corruption watchdog Enhancing Political Disclosure Websites Reversing Harsh and Harmful Budget Measures ,448 Total Expenditure ($m): $133,870 Difference between Revenue and Expenditure ($m): +$7,768

6 DEBT MEASURES INFRASTRUCTURE BANK Total ($m) RenewAustralia Authority ,534 Infrastructure Australia ,050 Affordable Housing Finance Corp Redirecting Polluting Infrastructure ,081 Total ,550 NON-PUBLIC CAPITAL WORKS Total ($m) Reef Repair Loan Facility ,013 University Base Funding HECS reduction Childcare Workers HECS Waiver VET FEE-HELP for TAFE only Total ,433 DISCLAIMER: The Greens 2016 election platform has been fully costed by the Parliamentary Budget Office, however there may be slight variation between the figures presented here and those finalised by the PBO in their post-election report. Policy costs presented on a fiscal basis. Underlying cash basis figures not presented. Debt measures presented on a headline cash basis Australian Greens READ MORE: GREENS.ORG.AU Authorised by J. McColl, Level 14, 90 Collins St, Melbourne Victoria.

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