Below average wage growth drags down ACT's GST share

Jasper Lindell
By Jasper Lindell
Updated March 25 2022 - 7:51am, first published 7:30am

Sluggish wage growth in the ACT, primarily a result of an artificial cap on pay rises for federal public servants, will mean the territory is allocated a smaller share of the goods and services tax pool.

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Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined the Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine on Saturdays. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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