Infrastructure Australia is an independent statutory body with a mandate to prioritise and progress nationally significant infrastructure. We provide independent research and advice to all levels of government as well as investors and owners of infrastructure.
This report was prepared for the Australian Rural Roads Group — an alliance of rural local governments — to examine pressures on rural road systems and present recommendations for reform of rural roads funding. Importantly, it advocates structural change to how this asset group is planned, managed and funded across three levels of government.
This review by AECOM for Infrastructure Australia was initiated in response to a demonstrable need for action to improve water quality and water security outcomes for smaller regional towns. Focusing on utilities that serve towns with populations of between 2,000 and 15,000 residents, it looked at systemic and institutional constraints that were seen as barriers to supplying high quality drinking water and achieving supply security.
This report explains the role of the Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) in the planning of electricity and gas transmission networks in the states of Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia and the Australian Capital Territory.
This issues paper, prepared for Infrastructure Australia by Allen Consulting, seeks to identify and assess the major economic, social, regulatory and other public policy issues relevant to potential road access improvement regimes involving investments by private sector road freight operators and users. The paper is intended to help to promote discussion with key stakeholders and lead to governments and potential investors working together to bring the road access regime concept to reality.
This report to COAG is the first of Infrastructure Australia's yearly reports to COAG setting out the work they have overseen and the advice they have given to Australian governments and the infrastructure sector in the preceding 12 months. The report sets out Infrastructure Australia's work since the May 2009 report, National Infrastructure Priorities.