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behind weasel words forever. The people of Canberra want to know what this project will cost and when it will be delivered. We will not be supporting the amendment.

Question put:

That the amendment be agreed to.

The Assembly voted—

Ayes 15

Noes 7

Ms Berry

Ms Orr

Mr Cain

Mr Braddock

Dr Paterson

Ms Castley

Ms Burch

Mr Pettersson

Mr Cocks

Ms Cheyne

Mr Rattenbury

Mr Hanson

Ms Clay

Mr Steel

Mrs Kikkert

Ms Davidson

Ms Stephen-Smith

Mr Milligan

Mr Davis

Ms Vassarotti

Mr Parton

Mr Gentleman

Question resolved in the affirmative.

Original question, as amended, resolved in the affirmative.

Municipal services—streetlighting

MR BRADDOCK (Yerrabi) (3.41): I move:

That this Assembly:

(1) notes:

(a) lighting in public places exists principally to meet the needs of people in the community, and it is essential to have the right light in the right place;

(b) thoughtful best practice lighting design of our public spaces and neighbourhoods can vastly improve their night-time amenity, allowing Canberrans to walk, ride, roll, skate or scoot comfortably and safely around our city at night;

(c) best practice lighting design is defined by the following standards:

(i) AS/NZS 1158.1.1:2022 Lighting for roads and public spaces, Part 1.1: Vehicular traffic (Category V) lighting—Performance and design requirements;

(ii) AS/NZS 1158.3.1:2020 Lighting for roads and public spaces, Part 3.1: Pedestrian area (Category P) lighting—Performance and design requirements; and

(iii) AS/NZS 4282:2019 Control of the obtrusive effects of outdoor lighting;

(d) the Australasian Dark Sky Alliance (ADSA) describes best practice lighting design as:


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