Past Evaluations

The table below shows the Stage 3 proposals that Infrastructure Australia has previously evaluated. 

For each proposal, we publish a summary of our evaluation, which you can access in the table below. This outlines our assessment of the strategic fit of the proposal, the costs and benefits the proposal offers for Australians, and the deliverability of the proposal.

To see the proposals we have positively evaluated as nationally significant priorities for Australia, explore the Infrastructure Priority List.

A number of business cases evaluated by Infrastructure Australia have been publicly released, view all available business cases.

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The Western Harbour Tunnel proposal involves the construction of a motorway crossing underneath Sydney Harbour, connecting WestConnex with the Warringah Freeway.

Evaluation Date
15 April 2021
State:
NSW
On 18 October 2018, Infrastructure Australia added the North East Link project to the Infrastructure Priority List as a High Priority Project.
Assessment Status
High Priority Project
Evaluation Date
18 October 2018
State:
Victoria
On 16 February 2018, Infrastructure Australia added the Beerburrum to Nambour Rail Upgrade project the Infrastructure Priority List as a Priority Project. 
Assessment Status
Priority Project
Evaluation Date
15 February 2018
State:
Queensland
On 19 July 2017, Infrastructure Australia has retained Cross River Rail as a High Priority Initiative on the Infrastructure Priority List. Infrastructure Australia has not included the current proposal for Cross River Rail as a Project on the Infrastructure Priority List at this time. 
Assessment Status
High Priority Initiative
Evaluation Date
19 July 2017
State:
Queensland
On 9 February 2017, Infrastructure Australia did not include Maldon-Dombarton Rail Link project on the Infrastructure Priority List (IPL).
Evaluation Date
09 February 2017
State:
NSW
On 9 December 2016, Infrastructure Australia added the Melbourne Metro project as a High Priority Project on the Infrastructure Priority List.
Assessment Status
High Priority Project
Evaluation Date
09 December 2016
State:
Victoria
On 9 December 2016, Infrastructure Australia positively assessed the Murray Basin Rail Project as a Priority Project on the Infrastructure Priority List.
Assessment Status
Priority Project
Evaluation Date
09 December 2016
State:
Victoria
On 7 September 2016, Infrastructure Australia positively assessed the Moorebank Intermodal Terminal as a Priority Project on the Infrastructure Priority List.
Assessment Status
Priority Project
Evaluation Date
07 September 2016
State:
NSW
In 2013, Infrastructure Australia recommended that the Melbourne Metro project be included on the 2013 Infrastructure Priority List as ‘Threshold’, upon three conditions.
Assessment Status
Threshold
State:
Victoria
In 2011, Infrastructure Australia rated the Moorebank Intermodal Terminal initiative as ‘Threshold’ on the Infrastructure Priority List.
Assessment Status
Threshold
State:
NSW