Media Releases
PC endorsement of light-handed regulation welcomed
6 February 2019

The national infrastructure sector welcomes the Productivity Commission’s draft report confirming that  the current light-handed regulatory approach for airports is working for customers, says industry think tank Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

Recognition of solution to road funding crisis welcomed
31 January 2019

The national infrastructure sector welcomes the Senate Select Committee on Electric Vehicles’ recommendation to introduce an EV road user charging policy to address the rapid and terminal decline in road funding, says Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

National infrastructure sector welcomes new IA CEO Romilly Madew
14 January 2019

The national infrastructure sector welcomes the appointment of Romilly Madew as CEO of Infrastructure Australia, says peak body Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

Adrian Kloeden retires, Sir Rod Eddington appointed Chair of Infrastructure Partnerships Australia
12 December 2018

The Chair of Infrastructure Partnerships Australia, Adrian Kloeden today announced his retirement and the Board’s decision to appoint Sir Rod Eddington AO as the new Chair of the infrastructure sector’s national peak body.

 

Infrastructure sector congratulates Labor on retaining Government
26 November 2018

The national infrastructure sector congratulates the Andrews Labor Government on its successful re-election and looks forward to continuing its productive relationship.

Sensible borrowing to fund infrastructure welcomed
22 November 2018

The Andrews Government’s decision to fully fund keystone projects like the $15.8 billion North East Link through an increase to the borrowing cap, if re-elected on Saturday, has been welcomed by the  infrastructure sector.

 

Uncertainty and interventions putting hard won reputation under threat
24 October 2018

Australia is still the destination of choice for infrastructure investors, but that hard-won reputation is under material threat, with investors spooked by increased market intervention and policy uncertainty, according to a new report from Infrastructure Partnerships Australia and Perpetual Corporate Trust.

 

$19b plan for regional plan welcomed
3 October 2018

The national infrastructure sector welcomes the Victorian Coalition’s plan to rebuild Victoria’s regional and country rail network.

SA budget paves the way to get state back on track
5 September 2018

The Marshall Government’s first budget has delivered a 21 per cent boost to infrastructure funding, with more than $8.6 billion dedicated to new roads, rail, schools and hospitals right across the state.

Landmark WestConnex deal delivers a historic win for NSW taxpayers
31 August 2018

NSW taxpayers are once again reaping the rewards of the Berejiklian Government’s Asset Recycling programme, securing a landmark $9.3 billion today for the 51 per cent divestment of Sydney Motorway Corporation (SMC).

Suburban Rail Loop announcement welcomed
28 August 2018

The national infrastructure sector welcomes the Andrews Government’s Suburban Rail Loop announcement, says industry think tank .

NSW and Victoria lead national infrastructure league table
28 August 2018

For the second year running NSW is leading the nation in infrastructure investment, with Victoria moving to second place and WA coming in last according to our 2018 Australian Infrastructure Budget Monitor.