Infrastructure

Australia's economic prosperity is dependent on a strong land transport network that safely and reliably connects people and businesses

  • Transport infrastructure connects people to jobs, their homes and their communities
  • Australian businesses rely on transport infrastructure to connect to domestic and global export markets
  • The efficient movement of people and products grows our economy and improves the liveability of our cities and regions.
  • The Australian Government is investing a record $100 billion over the next 10 years through its rolling infrastructure plan, of which a substantial component is under the Infrastructure Investment Program.

  • The Australian Government is delivering on its commitment to build the water infrastructure of the 21st century.

  • The Australian Government is delivering on its plan to build a stronger and more prosperous Western Sydney by investing in major infrastructure upgrades.

  • The Planning Analysis Branch supports the Australian Government investing effectively and efficiently in infrastructure and protecting nationally significant transport corridors and assets.

  • Australian governments have developed national guidelines for the delivery of infrastructure projects to promote cross-government consistency and the use of best practice approaches.

  • The Australian Government’s National Infrastructure Construction Schedule (NICS) is a link to state, territory and industry-led infrastructure websites, that provide investors and construction contractors with detailed information on infrastructure pipelines, tendering and contracting opportunities. NICS is a one-stop portal to projects nationally, to assist in providing greater visibility of opportunities for investment and participation in the delivery of critical infrastructure.

  • Departmental publications related to infrastructure.