Media Releases

ICPA WA 2018 Conference Media Release
Posted on March 12, 2018

ICPA WA's state conference is on THIS FRIDAY 16th March 2018. Here is the Media Release relating to the conference Read More ›

Mixed News from Education Minister
Posted on January 18, 2018

On 17th January, WA State Council met with the Minister for Education, Hon Sue Ellery to discuss the recent budget cuts to rural education announcement. Click to read the Media Release ICPA WA put out post this meeting, which you can download and distribute if you wish. Read More ›

Reduction to the BAHA (Boarding Away from Home Allowance)
Posted on September 19, 2017

As of 2018, the BAHA will reduce over four years due to Royalties for Regions (R4R) funding ceasing after 2017. Read More ›

Budget Cuts to WA Schools of the Air
Posted on September 9, 2015

The widening gap in education provision for remote students in Western Australia is set to increase due to the decision by the Department of Education to change the funding arrangements for WA's five Schools of the Air. As of 2016, each of the schools will fall under the WA Department of Education's Student-centred funding model, with funding to be directed for each student enrolled in every school. Read More ›