In the lead up to the 2019 federal election, REIWA called on all political parties to not forget about Western Australia when making policy commitments.

East-coast-centric policy settings do not have the desired effects here in the West.

For too long Australian Governments have been more concerned with controlling the property markets in Sydney and Melbourne, with little regard given to what’s happening here in WA.


Time and time again we’ve seen WA overly relied upon when times are good and ignored when West Australians are doing it tough.


The ‘What about WA?’ campaign aimed to give Western Australia a voice in the federal debate to help prevent national policies from being a handbrake to our state’s growth.

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The five key policy commitments we asked for:

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