Australian Coat of Arms

Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Regional Services, Territories and Local Government

Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness 

Media

Doorstop Interview - Bankstown - Wednesday 20 January 2021

E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP INTERVIEW BANKSTOWN WEDNESDAY, 20 JANUARY 2021 SUBJECTS: COVID in South West Sydney; HomeBuilder; Mortgage freeze ending.   JASON CLARE, SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS: Thank you very much for coming along to Paul Keating Park this... read more...


Bushfire victims should get Homebuilder extension

  Many of the 3,000 Australian families who lost their homes in last summer’s bushfires will miss out on the HomeBuilder grant because they won’t be able to sign a contract for a new home by next March.  If anyone deserves a bit of help to rebuild a home, it’s the people... read more...


Radio Interview with Aaron Stevens - Tasmania Talks - Tuesday 15 December 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT RADIO INTERVIEW TASMANIA TALKS TUESDAY, 15 DECEMBER 2020   TOPICS: Social Housing; homelessness in Northern Tasmania. AARON STEVENS, HOST: Yesterday we heard about the numerous issues facing the future of housing in Tasmania including public housing and the... read more...


Radio Interview with Piia Wirsu - ABC Northern Tasmania - Monday 14 December 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT RADIO INTERVIEW ABC NORTHERN TASMANIA MONDAY, 14 DECEMBER 2020   SUBJECTS: Social housing; drop in apprentices in Northern Tasmania.   PIIA WIRSU, HOST: Earlier this afternoon, you heard about the big demand for homelessness services in Tasmania that's going... read more...


Time for National Cabinet to help homeless Aussies

Two hundred and sixty people are turned away from homeless services every single day, according to a report from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare released today.   The number of people trying to access special homelessness services has increased by 3000 in the... read more...


Doorstop Interview - Canberra - Thursday 10 December 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP INTERVIEW PARLIAMENT HOUSE, CANBERRA THURSDAY, 10 DECEMBER 2020   SUBJECT: Morrison’s cut to wages and conditions.   JASON CLARE, SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING: Merry Christmas everybody. It's the last parliamentary sitting day for the year and it's been... read more...


HomeBuilder patch up job not enough to save tradies' jobs

After repeated calls from Labor, the Government today has finally announced changes to its flawed HomeBuilder Scheme. For months we have said the scheme is too small and needs to be extended.  We also called for the price cap in cities like Sydney to be lifted and the time... read more...


Doorstop Interview - Sydney - Sunday 29 November 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT PRESS CONFERENCE  SYDNEY  SUNDAY, 29 NOVEMBER 2020 SUBJECTS: Changes to HomeBuilder; China; Stranded Australians; JobSeeker. JASON CLARE, SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS: Thanks for coming along and thanks for your forbearance. We've been forced... read more...


Television Interview with Laura Jayes - Sky News - Tuesday 24 November 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW SKY NEWS FIRST EDITION TUESDAY, 24 NOVEMBER 2020 SUBJECTS: Nationals in the Hunter Valley; superannuation; housing; Qantas and the COVID vaccine.   LAURA JAYES, HOST: Jason Clare, the Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness joins me.... read more...


Doorstop Interview - Ashfield - Sunday 15 November 2020

E&OE TRANSCRIPTDOORSTOP INTERVIEWEXODUS FOUNDATION, ASHFIELDSUNDAY. 15 NOVEMBER 2020SUBJECTS: Social housing, Trade, China    JASON CLARE: Thanks very much for coming along. It's great to be here with Reverend Bill Crews at the Exodus Foundation. Bill's a hero for so many... read more...