Media Releases
PALLAS DELIVERS PANDEMIC PINCER OF INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT AND ECONOMIC REFORM
24 November 2020

Infrastructure Partnerships Australia commends the Victorian Government for delivering a record increase in infrastructure funding and modernising Victoria’s road funding system in the 2020-21 State Budget.

VIC TREASURER ANNOUNCES HISTORIC REFORM WITH EV ROAD USER CHARGING PROPOSAL
21 November 2020

Victorian Treasurer, Tim Pallas has today seized a historic reform opportunity by committing to a road user charge on Electric Vehicles from the 1 July next year, according to Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

PERROTTET DELIVERS MAJOR INFRASTRUCTURE STIMULUS BOOST AND LANDMARK REFORM AGENDA IN STATE BUDGET
17 November 2020

Infrastructure Partnerships Australia congratulates the NSW Government for delivering a major infrastructure stimulus funding boost and landmark reform agenda in the 2020-21 State Budget.

 

NSW TREASURER SHOWS BOLD LEADERSHIP IN BACKING EV RUC REFORM
12 November 2020

Infrastructure Partnerships Australia Chief Executive, Adrian Dwyer has commended the NSW Treasurer Dominic Perrottet for committing to take a proposal for a road user charge for electric vehicles to NSW Cabinet.

 

SENSIBLE EV ROAD USER CHARGING REFORM DESERVES CALM CONSIDERATION
12 November 2020

Infrastructure Partnerships Australia Chief Executive, Adrian Dwyer has called on Members of South Australia’s Parliament to not rush to negative judgement in considering the SA Government’s decision to introduce a road user charge on electric vehicles (EVs).

SA DELIVERS MAJOR INFRASTRUCTURE FUNDING LIFT AND BACKS IN EV ROAD USER CHARGING
10 November 2020

Infrastructure Partnerships Australia Chief Executive, Adrian Dwyer has today welcomed the South Australian Government’s strong infrastructure Budget and its decisive step to pave the way towards a sustainable approach to funding Australian roads.

COMMONWEALTH DELIVERS HISTORIC LIFT IN INFRASTRUCTURE FUNDING
6 October 2020

The Commonwealth has responded decisively to the COVID-19 crisis, with a historic lift in infrastructure funding in this year’s Federal Budget, according to industry think tank Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

ADELAIDE METRO OUTSOURCING A WIN FOR SOUTH AUSTRALIA
18 September 2020

Infrastructure Partnerships Australia has welcomed the South Australian Government’s decision today to award Keolis Downer a contract to run the Adelaide Metropolitan Passenger Rail Network.

STATEMENT ON STAGE FOUR RESTRICTIONS
3 August 2020

Infrastructure Partnerships Australia Chief Executive, Adrian Dwyer welcomed Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews’ considered decision to maintain activity in the major civil infrastructure construction sector as the state enters stage four restrictions.

OUTER METRO SYDNEY SUFFERS IN PEAK: INFRASTRUCTURE PARTNERSHIPS AUSTRALIA AND UBER REPORT
22 July 2020

Infrastructure Partnerships Australia’s Australian Travel Time Metric - Australia’s regular measurement of actual road network performance using anonymised and aggregated Uber data - shows Sydneysiders from the outer metro are suffering during peak commutes, strengthening the case for ongoing investment and reform in transport infrastructure.

MELBOURNE OUTER METRO COMMUTE THE WORST OF THE PACK: INFRASTRUCTURE PARTNERSHIPS AUSTRALIA AND UBER REPORT
22 July 2020

Infrastructure Partnerships Australia’s Australian Travel Time Metric - Australia’s regular measurement of actual road network performance using anonymised and aggregated Uber data - shows Melbourne drivers travelling from the outer metro into the CBD spend the most time stuck in traffic of the four largest cities, strengthening the case for ongoing investment and reform.

BRISBANE COMMUTERS SPEND 45 HOURS A YEAR IN TRAFFIC: INFRASTRUCTURE PARTNERSHIPS AUSTRALIA AND UBER REPORT
22 July 2020

Infrastructure Partnerships Australia’s Australian Travel Time Metric - Australia’s regular measurement of actual road network performance using anonymised and aggregated Uber data – shows Brisbane commuters spend 45 hours each year in traffic, strengthening the case for ongoing investment and reform in transport infrastructure.