Help protect the ACT from biosecurity threats
Many pests, diseases and other biosecurity threats such as rabbits, European wasps, exotic weeds and equine influenza have found their way to our shores over the past 200 years. These biosecurity issues directly threaten our environment and agriculture industry.
Using wood heaters this winter
Using wood heaters correctly can save money and reduce the negative impacts of wood smoke on our health.
Quality building for our vibrant city
Building licence requirements will be strengthened to support construction quality and community confidence across the sector.
Battery rebates, lower energy bills
Combining battery storage with your rooftop solar system is a fantastic way to have a supply of clean energy when the sun isn’t shining, and reducing your energy bills.
Renewing city and town centres
The ACT Government is continuing the renewal of Canberra’s suburbs and town centres through the 2018 Budget - with a new Belconnen Bikeway, and Woden and Tuggeranong town centre upgrades.
An open garden tour with a difference
Ever wanted to find out how you can keep stormwater on your property while adding focal points to your garden?
Know about our community conversations
We are having lots of conversations this year about new plans, initiatives, policies and projects for Canberra.
New bell in Lennox Gardens
Created from melted down coins and medals from the United Nations’ member states, the new Nara Peace Bell resides in an iconic part of the Canberra Nara Peace Park.
Looking out for our kids
The new School Crossing Supervisor program has been welcomed by schools and parents across Canberra.