The six-monthly budget update that came out today shows that the surplus is $500 million higher than expected - now at $1.7 billion, debt is down and economic growth is up. This is on top of news that 73,000 jobs have been created in Victoria since the election.
We’ve increased funding for schools, hospitals and transport, but we’re also making sure we keep our finances stable.
We're getting on with getting Victoria back to work.
Reviewed 10 February 2021