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09 Oct 2019

Retired Local JPs to be Honoured for Life

Justices of the Peace throughout our communities who are no longer able to provide the service are now able to use a new title of JP (Retired), Member for Kiama Gareth Ward and Attorney General Mark Speakman announced today.

04 Jul 2019

Fourteen More Police for Our Community

A total of fourteen new officers will be joining the Kiama and Shoalhaven communities over the next 12 months to walk the beat and respond to emergencies in the local community.

07 Feb 2019

Prison Expansion Nears Completion at South Nowra

Parliamentary Secretary for the South Coast and Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has today announced that the expansion of South Coast Correctional Centre is nearing completion, with more jobs for locals and a new 160-bed maximum-security wing ready for operation in the coming months.

30 Dec 2018

Ward Welcomes Drop In Local Crime Stats

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra and South Coast Gareth Ward MP has today commended local Police in both the South Coast Local Area Command and Lake Illawarra Local Area Command for their exceptional work in driving down local crime.

28 Aug 2018

Payment Laws Give Security To Subbies

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has today announced that sub-contractors would be better protected from late payments and insolvencies under proposed reforms released by the New South Wales Government.

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CCTV Cameras for Albion Park CBD

Residents and business shouldn’t have to put up with unacceptable behaviour on our streets. To those who oppose the installation of CCTV cameras I simply say this – if you are doing nothing wrong you have absolutely nothing to hide.  

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