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Table of ContentsINTRODUCTION...........................................................................................................................1The Australian Liberal democratic system.................................................................................1How this system will enhance the well-being of the citizens ....................................................2CONCLUSION ...............................................................................................................................3REFERENCES ...............................................................................................................................4
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INTRODUCTIONIn the liberal democratic tradition Australian democracy was founded. In order torepresent their interest people vote for candidates from multiple political parties (Berkes andRoss, 2013. ). The federal system is been there in Australia in which the power is been dividedamong the common wealth and state and territory governments. In the Australian constitutiongovernment takes responsibility for all the matters that is not assigned to Common wealth.In this report the liberal democratic system of Australia will be presented and also thediscuss will be done on how this democratic system will enhance the well-being the citizens thatare straying there.The Australian Liberal democratic systemAs per Berkes and Ross, (2013), the system of government in Australia is mainly basedon the liberal democratic traditions. In this the religions tolerance and freedom of speech andassociation is been included. The rules and responsibilities of the government is been set by theAustralian constitution and the power is been outlined in 3 branches that is legislative, judicialand executive. The parliament is been there in the legislative branch of government. The liberalpolicy can also be called as representative democracy .In many western countries for the past oneto two hundred years it has been dominant system of democracy. In the liberal democracy thesociety is been developed in which the citizen is been rewarded on the basis of merit rather thanon rank,status etc. In order to maximize the well-being of the citizens the rules are been informedby them. Against the encroachment of governments, institutions the civil liberties are beingincreased and defended. According to Bryson, Crosby and Bloomberg,(2014), In thepolitical,economic and moral matters the government intervention are been restricted andregulated that might faced by the citizens. In the Australian federation the state government haveits own constitutions as will as their own legislation , courts and police. The many of theattributes and power of the state is been shared by the northern territories that is the northernand the Australia capital territory. Under the legislated delegation the assemblies in the twoterritories exercise their power. By the state and territory legislation the local bodies are beencreated. Among three levels of government the council of Australian governments promotescooperative action on policy. In the Australian constitutions, the national parliament sets outrules and powers. The protection of certain rules and freedoms are been guaranteed. Based onthe Westminster system of government Australia legislation is based on. The queen Elizabeth II1
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