Wednesday, 10 Feb 2016

NEW FIREFIGHTING VEHICLES TO SUPPORT BUSHFIRE VOLUNTEERS

‘Good news for local volunteers as new firefighting vehicles arrive for local brigades”, said Mark Lewis MLC Member for Mining and Pastoral Region. Mark Lewis said “As part of the Governments ongoing commitment and support for our bush volunteer firefighters the: Tom Price Volunteer Bus... Read More >

Thursday, 21 Jan 2016

COMMUNITY SPORTING CLUB EQUIPMENT SUBSIDY SCHEME

Clubs get $500 for new summer season gear Clubs around Western Australia have received $500 for new equipment for their summer season. Through the latest round of the Community Sporting Club Equipment Subsidy Scheme, 123 regional clubs have received a total of $61,500, while 111 metropolitan clu... Read More >

Thursday, 14 Jan 2016

GRANTS TO HELP SAVE LIVES

The Barnett led Government has allocated a further $104,000 to community groups as part of the latest round of Road Safety Community Grants Program. Mark Lewis, MLC for the Mining and Pastoral Region, said, “Twelve organisations were awarded grants to help fund events and projects which include r... Read More >

Friday, 30 Oct 2015

ATHLETE ASSISTANCE FOR TRAVEL AND COMPETITIONS

The latest round of the Athlete Travel Subsidy Scheme is now open, Member for the Mining and Pastoral Region, Mark Lewis announced today. The State Government scheme supports talented athletes aged 13 –21 by offsetting their out of pocket travel and accommodation costs associated with attending tr... Read More >

Friday, 14 Aug 2015

PARLIAMENTARY DEBATE CENTERS ON GROWING THE NORTH

A recent motion in the Legislative Council was timely given the lessons learnt from a recent Western Australian delegation to China led by Mark Lewis MLC, Member for Mining and Pastoral Region. The motion debated by the Legislative Council centered on how the north of Western Australia will meet the... Read More >

Monday, 09 Feb 2015

LEWIS REQUESTS PROSPECTORS FORUM IN RESPONSE TO DMP FEES

9 February, 2015 Member for the Mining and Pastoral Region, Mark Lewis MLC has requested that a local prospectors forum be held in Kalgoorlie, following the recently announced introduction of assessment fees for mining proposals and programme of work applications by the Department of Mines and Pe... Read More >

Friday, 19 Dec 2014

ACCREDITED MASS MANAGEMENT SCHEME (AMMS)

About the New Scheme The new scheme was developed in consultation with the Ministerial Heavy Vehicle Advisory Panel with the purpose of providing the WA transport industry with an efficient concessionally loading scheme, while ensuring road infrastructure protection and sustainability. The scheme... Read More >