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

Vlahos books up next year’s leave

Thursday, 18 May 2017

Embattled Minister Leesa Vlahos is more interested in booking in leave for next year than taking responsibility for the Oakden scandal. According to the Government Gazette, Minister Vlahos will be absent from 8 July to 17 July, 19 August to 27 August, and 31 December 2017 to 14 January 2018. “The families of abused Oakden residents and the South Australian public will be white-hot with anger at the Minister booking in leave at the end of this year, despite refusing to resign in the wake of the Oakden Report,” said Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas. “With Premier Weatherill leaving to attend the Port Adelaide game in China, it’s not surprising that Minister Vlahos has booked in leave into next year, instead of doing her job. “Minister Vlahos is the only Minister to book in leave for next year. “It’s up to the Minister to now disclose what she will be doing with those 34 days of leave. ...Click here for full story

Agencies say no to Weatherill’s workers compensation changes

Wednesday, 10 May 2017

Shadow Treasurer Rob Lucas said today both SA Water and the Courts Administration Authority have expressed concerns about possible cost increases from the Weatherill Government’s decision to transfer responsibility for managing workers’ compensation claims to ReturnToWorkSA. The CEO of SA Water Roch Cheroux last week told the Budget and Finance Committee that if they were forced to move to ReturnToWorkSA there would be a significant increase in costs:   Chairperson: “was your analysis that there would be a significant increase in your workers compensation costs? Mr.Cheroux:  Yes. I will need to get back to you with the exact figure but I think the analysis was that it was more than $1 million of cost difference.” Mr.Cheroux later clarified that the $1 million figure might not be for just 1 year and he would need to check the time period. He also confirmed that the SA Water board had considere...Click here for full story

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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.

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