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Green light for SA EV tax

A levy on electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles has passed South Australia’s parliament despite opposition from Labor, the Greens and industry groups – although the State Government has agreed to offer more incentives for the purchase of low-emission cars.

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SA Govt delays EV tax, offers buying subsidy

The State Government will delay introducing its controversial electric vehicle tax until 2027 and will instead offer $3000 one-off subsidies for EV purchases, under new legislation to be tabled by Treasurer Rob Lucas today.

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State electric vehicle plan stalls as sales grow

Annual electric and hybrid vehicle sales have increased marginally since 2019, bucking a national downward trend. But EV advocates say without the quick release of SA’s Electric Vehicle Action Plan, the state risks missing the opportunities clean energy vehicles offer.