Legislative Council: Tuesday, September 06, 2022


Ambulance Vehicles

27 The Hon. S.G. WADE ().6 July 2022).

1. How many new ambulance vehicles are budgeted to be procured this financial year and for each year of the forward estimates?

2. What portion of the new ambulance vehicles procured will be first allocated to regional stations?

The Hon. K.J. MAHER (Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, Attorney-General, Minister for Industrial Relations and Public Sector): The Minister for Health and Wellbeing has advised:

1. Nine ambulance vehicles will be procured this financial year and a further nine each financial year up until 2025/2026.

2. For regional centres the allocation will be two fleets in 2022-23, two fleets in 2023-24, six fleets in 2024-25 and seven fleets in 2025-26.