Victorian Budget 21/22


Last year drove home the importance of great local healthcare – and the dedicated people who look after us all.

Two hospital staff with patient

Since coming to office, the Andrews Labor Government's investments in our healthcare system – and the workers that look after us – total more than $133 billion.

Now, as we continue to recover from the pandemic, this Budget delivers $7.1 billion to continue improving our hospitals and healthcare system.

Not only will this investment ensure care when it’s needed, it is also creating and supporting new jobs.

From doctors and nurses, cleaners, support staff and construction workers – this Budget will give more Victorians the security of a job.

It’s an investment in Victorian workers – and the health and wellbeing of every Victorian.

Media release

Helping our health system recover from coronavirus

Reviewed 20 May 2021


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