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South East Queensland water prices

Eligibility - Queensland residents

Principal Petitioner:

John Cherry
Council of Mayors (SEQ)
PO Box 12995

Total Signatures - 401

Sponsoring Member: Michael Crandon MP

Posting Date: 24/05/2011

Closing Date: 29/07/2011

Tabled Date: 2/08/2011

Responded By: Hon Stephen Robertson MP on 1/09/2011

TO: The Honourable the Speaker and Members of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland

Queensland residents draws to the attention of the House that for most South East Queensland households, the State Government bulkwater charges have more than doubled in three years and will cost struggling families more than $110 more in two years.


Your petitioners, therefore, request the House to call on the Queensland Government to implement a price cap at the rate of inflation (March CPI) for annual increases in the State Government bulkwater charges for at least two years.