Guide to program appraisal

The Assessment Framework is changing in line with amendments to the Infrastructure Australia Act 2008. Find out more here.   

This document is designed for anyone developing an infrastructure program for submission to Infrastructure Australia. This set of technical guidelines supports our Assessment Framework

program is a package of related interventions to address a common problem or realise a common opportunity, delivered in a coordinated manner to obtain benefits that may not be achieved by delivering the interventions individually.

This guide provides an overview of programs (including their benefits and challenges), the steps you should follow to develop and appraise programs, and how we assess programs.