“My team and I are ready to govern for all territorians and our plan will deliver the economic prosperity and the community safety territorians deserve.”

Lia Finocchiaro

Opposition Leader



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Latest CLP News

Territorians Paying More Under Eva Lawler

Media Release from Shadow Minister for Business, Jobs and Training Marie-Clare Boothby: The latest release of economic data on retail trade by the ABS continues to highlight Eva Lawler’s failure as Treasurer and Chief Minister by making it harder to do business in the Territory. Total retail trade sales are stagnant with a 0.03% change…

Labor’s Legacy, a Legacy of Failure

Media Release from Deputy Leader of the Opposition Gerard Maley: Today marks the last day of Parliament for the Labor government before the election, closing the door on 8 years of Labor failures. “When reflecting back on the last 8 years, Labor’s legacy is one of cover ups, division and wasteful spending,” said Deputy Leader…

Labor continues to hide riot damage bill

Media Release from the Leader of the Opposition Lia Finocchiaro: Deputy Chief Minister, Chansey Paech, has refused to come clean about how much Territory taxpayers will have to pay for a riot at the Darwin Correctional Facility in 2020. In Question Time today, Opposition Leader, Lia Finocchiaro revealed this year’s Labor Budget contained a “once-off…

Labor Divided on Gas

Media Release from Leader of the Opposition Lia Finocchiaro: Labor has shown its true colours in Parliament with Minister Selena Uibo tabling a petition against the Middle Arm project that has divided support within Labor ranks. The petition was from the nurses’ union with Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation NT branch Secretary Cath Hatcher on…

CLP Helping Territorians Achieve Dreams of a New Home

Media Release from Leader of the Opposition Lia Finocchiaro: The CLP is ready to help Territorians achieve their dream to build or buy their new home using our HomeGrown Territory Program – the most generous in the country. Opposition Leader Lia Finocchiaro said, “First home buyers in the Northern Territory could apply for up to…

Labor Has Completely Forgotten Agriculture

Media Release from Shadow Minister for Agribusiness and Fisheries Josh Burgoyne: The Territory’s $938 million agriculture1 industry knows where it stands with Labor, after Eva Lawler failed to mention the industry during her Budget speech, while simultaneously cutting its budget. Agriculture is a key pillar of the Territory’s economy, but Labor has shown how little…