Media Releases
12 December 2019

The Federal Government’s endorsement of the current regulatory approach for airports is a win for customers around the country, says industry think tank Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

EVs present generational reform opportunity for treasurers
21 November 2019

Australia has a once in a generation opportunity to deliver major reform and a fairer road funding system by introducing a distance-based charge on electric vehicles.

Market intervention adds risk without reward
15 November 2019

Australia is still the destination of choice for infrastructure investors, but policy makers and regulators need to do a better job of limiting risks which offer few rewards, according to a new report from  infrastructure Partnerships Australia, supported by Allens, and Perpetual Corporate Trust.

NSW and Victoria lead the nation on Infrastructure Funding
8 November 2019

For the third year running NSW is leading the nation in public infrastructure investment, with Victoria fast closing in second place, according to the 2019 Australian Infrastructure Budget Monitor, released today by industry think tank Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

Franchising set to bring bus services into the 21st century
25 October 2019

We congratulate the NSW Government’s decision today to heed our long-held call to franchise bus services in Sydney’s remaining regions.

Airport regulation is already working
18 September 2019

The current regulatory approach for airports is already working for customers and generating substantial private investment in airport infrastructure, says industry think tank Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

Sensible and evidence based: Infrastructure Australia audit
13 August 2019

The release of the 2019 Australian Infrastructure Audit provides a solid foundation and evidence base for decision makers to help ensure the benefits of infrastructure can be shared right across the nation, says industry think tank Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

Metro franchising set to modernise Adelaide’s transport
2 July 2019

The national infrastructure sector welcomes the South Australian Government’s decision to franchise the operation of metro train and tram services in Adelaide, and re-tender the operation of its bus services.

NSW cements lead as nation’s largest infrastructure funder
18 June 2019

The NSW Government has cemented its lead as the largest funder of infrastructure in the country with another stellar Budget, delivering $93 billion in funding over the next four years.

Welcome boost in infrastructure funding built on shaky fiscal foundations
11 June 2019

The Queensland Government has delivered a welcome boost to infrastructure funding off the back of a  surge in mining royalties and increased borrowing.

Pallas delivers strong infrastructure budget despite revenue write down
29 May 2019

Treasurer Tim Pallas has delivered another stellar infrastructure budget for the people of Victoria, despite domestic headwinds and a downward revision to the state’s stamp duty revenue.

Infrastructure Sector Congratulates the Coalition on Election Victory
20 May 2019

The national infrastructure sector congratulates the Federal Coalition Government on its election victory and looks forward to continuing its productive relationship.