Sydney toll saving announced by premier

Drivers Getting Brutalised By Sydney Tolls Can Now Get Their Rego For Free

A GOVERNMENT cash splash handing free vehicle registration to motorists who spend $25-a-week on tolls will benefit more than half of all drivers who regularly use pay roads - and most hail from Western Sydney.

Motorists have clogged Parramatta Rd to avoid the toll between Parramatta and Homebush.

Sydneysiders are now being tolled for the M1, M2, M4, M5, Eastern Distributor, Harbour Bridge, Cross City, Lane Cove and Harbour tunnels.

High tolls have been needed to pay back the $16.7 billion proposal for the WestConnex motorway project; the F6 extension in the south; and the Beaches Link tunnel in Sydney's north-east. "Sydney is rapidly becoming the toll road capital of the world".

Ms Berejiklian said the rego rebate would not be an incentive for people who use public transport to instead hop in their cars. "This could bring people to roads they haven't previously used".

China to act as mediator in Rohingya crisis
Our two countries need an agreement that would lay out timelines and conditions for the repatriation of Rohingyas very soon. The third phase is to find a long-term solution, he was quoted as saying by state run Xinhua news agency.

Tens of thousands of drivers could save around $360 a year on their registration, under a NSW government plan to encourage drivers to use toll roads.

Government modelling obtained exclusively by The Daily Telegraph reveals the reach of the Berejiklian government's $100 million plus cost of living strike, which was announced yesterday.

"It could be more (than $100m) into the future".

"I want to make sure that people have every opportunity to use public transport, that's my preferred way of getting around, but obviously we also know that people also need to use toll roads", she said.

The scheme, which starts on July 1 next year, will be backdated, meaning motorists will be eligible for scheme if they've been spending $25 per week since the start of July 2017. It will exclude trucks and other vehicles weighing more than 2795 kilograms.



Latest news

Jones, Thome among first-timers on the ballot
There are 19 newcomers on this year's ballot, but there are four big names that everyone will want to talk about. About 430 ballots are being sent to eligible voters, and a player must receive at least 75 percent for election.

Bob Weinstein States He "Unknowingly" Paid Off Harvey's Accusers
Harvey has claimed all of the sexual encounters were consensual, and is still undergoing treatment for his issues in Arizona. The disgraced Oscar-winner is reportedly now in Arizona, where he had been seeking treatment at a rehabilitation facility.

Biological child of Richardson parents released to extended family
Authorities said that Sini Mathews left Sherin alone at home for and hour and a half the night before the toddler went missing. However, a day after Sherin's body was recovered on October 22, Wesley surrendered to the Richardson police department.

Reviewing the Insider Trends for Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)
Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 2,996,766 shares in the company, valued at $249,061,222.26. Amp Capital Investors Limited has 793,529 shares. 1St Advisors reported 14,821 shares or 0.09% of all its holdings.

Bhansali equally responsible for Padmavati row: Yogi Adityanath
He said that law was equal to everyone and no one had the right to take the law into his hands. Bhansali has been under attack from the group since he started shooting for the movie.

Delhi Cannot Enjoy Privileges of a State, Centre Tells Supreme Court
The Constitution is silent. "The L-G holds a much subordinate position compared to the State Governor", Mr. In a hearing, senior advocate Indira Jaising said: "Capital is not defined by any law".

Michael Porter Jr. injury update: Five-star Missouri freshman to have back surgery
The forward appeared in only the first game of the season against Iowa State and scored two points in two minutes. How much the injury and missing his entire freshman season would hurt his stock remains to be seen.

Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite - Winter Soldier, Black Widow, and Venom Gameplay Trailer
Winter Solider's is just him in a tank top and jeans, while Black Widow has a few patches of grey that look lazily designed. As Capcom puts it, Black Widow has access to a number of evasive moves, meaning she won't be easy to catch during a match.

It's never too early for Christmas decorations, say experts
Time to whip out your Christmas tree. "Decorating early may help them feel more connected with that individual", she added. Psychoanalyst Steve McKeown tells UniLad that premature Chrimbo decorations simply extend the excitement of Christmas.

Macron says European Union banking agency shows 'attractiveness of France'
The European Banking Authority (EBA) headquarters will move to Paris along with more than 150 employees after Brexit. Paris and Dublin were tied in the final vote, meaning the decision was made by pulling a name out of a hat.

Gwyneth Paltrow secretly got engaged to producer Brad Falchuk
Gwyneth and her boyfriend of three years, TV writer/director/producer Brad Falchuk , according to Us Weekly . The Shakespeare In Love actress was also previously engaged to Brad Pitt before they split in 1997.

Signet Jewelers Ltd. (SIG) Is Sinking After Guidance Slashed
Over a month, it has seen its stock price volatility to stay at 6.6% while shortening the period to a week, volatility was 6.43%. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This article was originally reported by Dispatch Tribunal and is owned by of Dispatch Tribunal.

State Dept employees protest exclusion of violators from child soldiers list
In a letter to Tillerson on Friday, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Sen. Tillerson wrote about the need for the United States to continue supporting the community.

Lebanese premier Hariri leaves Paris for Cairo
Lebanon's president, Michael Aoun, refused to accept the resignation and accused the Saudis of holding Hariri against his will. He said Tehran was sowing "chaos and destruction" in the region.

Federal Realty Investment Trust (FRT) Shares Sold by Advantus Capital Management Inc
Their average price target spell out an upbeat performance - a 11% and would give DOC a market capitalization of almost $3.6B. It increased, as 60 investors sold EMR shares while 407 reduced holdings. 73 funds opened positions while 157 raised stakes.

Other news