Our contribution to the government’s objectives for the community


​​​​​​​​The government’s objectives for the community support Queensland’s economic recovery plan: Unite and recover. For more information, visit our priorities.

We contribute to the objectives by:​

Safeguard our health​​ and jobs by supporting wellbeing and safety in the early years and schools, communities and workplaces.

We do this by:

  • Supporting the wellbeing and safety of all Queenslanders by building resilience and addressing complex health issues.
  • Promoting the fair pay and safe working conditions that provide stability and confidence for a strong economy.
  • Continuously strengthening our disaster preparedness and response.

Backing our frontline services and our diverse workforce by engaging healthy, safe and capable people across Queensland communities.

We do this by:​

  • Supporting a professional and capable workforce to deliver responsive service across early childhood settings, schools and our essential regional and corporate offices.
  • Attracting talented people and promoting rewarding teaching careers in Queensland’s state schools.
  • ​Upholding the rights of all Queenslanders to safe and healthy workplaces and communities.

Building Queensland by creating jobs and driving fit-for-future investment in social infrastructure and technologies.

We do this by:

  • Dri​ving investment in the infrastructure that supports our recovery, resilience and future prosperity.
  • Investing in infrastructure and information technologies for future focused learning, teaching and working.
  • Funding racing industry activities and infrastructure to develop a sustainable racing industry in Queensland and stimulate job growth.

Investing in skills by educating young Queenslanders for the future of work to prosper in the economy.

We do this by:

  • Ensuring Queenslanders have the skills they need to find meaningful jobs and set up pathways for the future.
  • Supporting young Queenslanders to build the skills they need for the future of work and to prosper in Queensland’s economy.
  • Empowering young Queenslanders to confidently transition from school to work or further education and training.
  • Embracing technology and innovation to build a c​apable, flexible and responsive workforce.

Protecting the environment for future generations by investing in energy-efficient and cleaner, greener technologies in schools and workplaces.

We do this by:

  • ​Contributing to Queenlsand’s 50% renewable energy target by 2030 to protect and enhance our natural environment for future generations.
  • Reducing carbon emissions through investment in energy-efficient and cleaner, greener technologies in schools and workplaces.
  • ​Delivering a rich curriculum and preparing young people for the future in a clean growth economy in Queensland.

Growing our regions by driving economic prosperity and sustainable investment in services across our diverse and dispersed communities.

We do this by

  • ​Helping Queensland’s regions grow by attracting people, talent and investment, and driving sustainable economic prosperity.
  • Investing in quality services in every community across our diverse and dispersed state.
  • Strengthening community resilience to adapt and recover in times of need.
  • Ensuring all children and young people have equal access to education opportunities, regardless of where they live.
  • ​Supporting the long-term sustainability of the racing industry and enhancing the industry's contribution to its participants and the broader community.
Last updated 15 October 2021