The Hon. Rob Lucas MLC

The Hon

Rob Lucas MLC

Shadow Treasurer | Shadow Minister for Finance
Shadow Minister for Industrial Relations | Shadow Minister for the Public Sector
Shadow Minister for Business Services and Consumers | Shadow Minister for Gambling

The Hon Rob Lucas MLC
Latest News

Federal Budget payments to South Australia

Wednesday, 4 May 2016

Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today that the Federal Budget included massive increases in Federal funding to South Australia next year and each year of the forward estimates. Total Federal payments to SA next year will actually be $1,137 million more than this year and by 2018-19 total payments will be $1,756 million more than this year. These total Federal payments include GST payments and specific purpose payments for areas such as schools and hospitals. GST payments can be spent in any area at the discretion of the State Government.                                                                  &nbs...Click here for full story

Weatherill Government ‘slack, lazy and incompetent’ over Northern Economic Plan progress

Tuesday, 3 May 2016

Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today the Weatherill Government had been ‘slack, lazy and incompetent’ in implementing major components of the $24 million Northern Economic Plan. Evidence provided to the Budget and Finance Committee and answers in Parliament have confirmed the Weatherill Government still hasn’t finalised guidelines for the $10 million Small Business Development Fund and $7 million for the Northern Adelaide Food Park. Minister Kyam Maher told Parliament on 12 April 2016 that guidelines for both programs were still ‘under development and consultation’. PIRSA CEO Scott Ashby confirmed to the Budget and Finance Committee on 18 April 2016 that no decisions had been taken on how the $7 million for the Food Park would be allocated. “The Weatherill Government launched the Northern Economic Plan in a blaze of publicity and political spin back in January and yet about three months lat...Click here for full story

Welcome to my website

Welcome to the website of the Hon Rob Lucas MLC. Rob is a member of the Liberal Party and an Opposition Member of the Legislative Council in the South Australian Parliament. He is also the Shadow Treasurer and Shadow Minister for Finance, Industrial Relations, Public Sector, Business Services and Consumers and Gambling in Steven Marshall's State Liberal Team.

This website is to provide you with information on what Rob has been doing in his capacity as a Legislative Councillor. If you have any issues you would like to raise, or information you think he may find useful, please feel free to contact him.

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