Territory Stories

Budget 2014-2015 Regional Highlights



Budget 2014-2015 Regional Highlights

Other title

Tabled paper 833


Tabled Papers for 12th Assembly 2012 - 2016; Tabled Papers; ParliamentNT




Tabled by David Tollner


Made available by the Legislative Assembly of the Northern Territory under Standing Order 240. Where copyright subsists with a third party it remains with the original owner and permission may be required to reuse the material.




Tabled papers

File type




Copyright owner

See publication



Parent handle


Citation address


Page content

2013-14 Budget 6 Regional Highlights Ti Tree, Hermannsburg and DockerRiver. Registry services are provided through the MagistratesCourt at Alice Springs $2.77M to provide safe, secure and humane care of youth detainees at AliceSprings YouthDetention Centre while offering a range of therapeutic and reintegrated interventions to assist in their rehabilitation $1.1M for Sex Offender Treatment, Indigenous Family Violence and Eldersprograms and Remote Communities Corrections Officers $0.78M towards the AliceSprings Integrated Response to Family and Domestic Violence project, including establishing a mens behaviour change program $0.62M for the AliceSprings Family Support Centre $0.3M for land titles, births, deaths and marriage registration and publictrustee Better Schooling $78.7M for primary school education in government and nongovernment schools $30.6M for senior years education and Vocational Education and Training in government and nongovernment schools $26.4M for middle years education in government and nongovernment schools $6.8M for preschool education in government and nongovernment schools $4.7M to fund isolated student education through the AliceSprings School of the Air and distance education $1.85M to establish the Sentenced to a Job initiative, which places increased emphasis on providing real life work skills to prisoners to assist upon release and reduce recidivism $1.6M to provide school buses and special needs transport for students $1.4M for early childhood programs including Families as FirstTeachers $1.1M for the Back to School vouchers of $150 $0.4M for the modification of disabled and special needs access in Territory schools $0.24M for tertiary education in government schools $0.16M for a new special needs student transport bus in AliceSprings to support critical current demand Better Health $230M for acute care services, including patient travel and aeromedical retrieval transport services $62.2M for nonacute health and community services in the region $5.51M in increased funding for the Alice Springs Hospital emergency department