Call for welfare support for temporary visa holders

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On April 6 2020, the Migrant Employment Legal Service (MELS) wrote to the Minister for Families and Social Services, the Hon Anne Ruston MP, to express concerns about the inability of vulnerable migrant workers to access welfare payments. 

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NSW Supreme Court the State of New South Wales conceded that the COVID-19 fines issued to the three plaintiffs are invalid and fail to meet the legal requirements under the Fines Act (NSW).
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Did you know it is illegal to ride e-scooters on the road in New South Wales? E-scooters can only lawfully be ridden on private property, which is not a road or road-related area.
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