Federal budget 2021: News, updates and reaction for Josh Frydenberg's budget

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg delivers the 2021 budget in Parliament. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg delivers the 2021 budget in Parliament. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg is set to hand down his third budget on Tuesday night, with billions of dollars of spending set to be outlined.

It comes just seven months after last year's budget, which was delayed until October due to COVID-19.

Large cash splashes have already been announced in areas such as infrastructure, childcare and aged care.

We'll bring you live coverage throughout the night as events unfold.

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This story As it happened: Updates from the 2021 budget first appeared on The Canberra Times.