Past Evaluations

The table below shows the projects and initiatives that Infrastructure Australia has previously evaluated. 

For each project, 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 project, the costs and benefits the project offers for Australians, and the deliverability of the project.

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

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The business case seeks to widen the nine-kilometre section of the M1 Pacific Motorway from six to eight lanes, consolidating on and off ramps, developing managed motorway technology, and extending the South East Busway to Springwood.
Assessment Status
Priority Project
Evaluation Date
13 June 2019
State:
Queensland
The business case involves widening the M1 Pacific Motorway from four to six lanes in each direction, constructing a northbound off ramp from the M1 to Southport – Burleigh Road, upgrading on and off ramps, and upgrading cycling and pedestrian access.
Assessment Status
Priority Project
Evaluation Date
13 June 2019
State:
Queensland
On 1 November 2018, Infrastructure Australia added the Thornlie-Cockburn Link project to the Infrastructure Priority List as a Priority Project.
Assessment Status
Priority Project
Evaluation Date
01 November 2018
State:
WA
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 30 August 2018, Infrastructure Australia added the ‘Gawler Rail Line Electrification and Modernisation Project’ to the Infrastructure Priority List as a Priority Project.
Assessment Status
Priority Project
Evaluation Date
30 August 2018
State:
SA
On 5 April 2018, Infrastructure Australia added Adelaide’s North-South Corridor: Regency Road to Pym Street proposal to the Infrastructure Priority List as a Priority Project.
Assessment Status
Priority Project
Evaluation Date
05 April 2018
State:
SA
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 positively assessed the Bruce Highway Upgrade – Mackay Ring Road – Stage 1 initiative as a Priority Project on the Infrastructure Priority List (IPL).
Assessment Status
Priority Project
Evaluation Date
09 February 2017
State:
Queensland
On 9 February 2017, Infrastructure Australia rated the Northern Road Upgrade project as a Priority Project on the Infrastructure Priority List.
Assessment Status
Priority Project
Evaluation Date
09 February 2017
State:
NSW