The funding and delivery of infrastructure forms a key part of planning for local communities. Providing the correct infrastructure in the right place at the right time supports the continued delivery of new homes and jobs throughout New South Wales.
In 2021 we committed over $442 million across 141 projects and 9 grant programs supporting the delivery of new homes and public and open spaces. The State Planning Agreements, Special Infrastructure Contributions, Housing Acceleration Fund, Low Cost Loans Initiative, Metropolitan Greenspace Program, Precinct Support Scheme, Parramatta Road Urban Amenity Improvement Program, Streets as Shared Spaces Program and NSW Public Spaces Legacy Program helped progress:
To find out more about what we committed in 2020 and some of our infrastructure programs’ highlights, you can read Infrastructure Delivery in 2020 (PDF, 1.6MB).
The department collects infrastructure contributions within designated areas to help fund the delivery of key metro and regional infrastructure.
An agreement entered into between the Minister for Planning and Public Spaces and a developer to help fund the State Public Infrastructure needed for the development.
A $1.29 billion fund reserved for the delivery of infrastructure that accelerates the delivery of new housing across NSW.
A grants scheme to support local councils in the delivery of essential local infrastructure throughout New South Wales.
A grant scheme available to councils across NSW, that pays 50% of the interest for loans relating to infrastructure that supports new housing development.
The program commits grant funding to local councils in Greater Sydney and the Central Coast for projects that improve and increase access to regionally significant open space.
A $198 million initiative to help upgrade public spaces and active transport links in the areas surrounding the Parramatta Road Corridor.
An $85 million scheme to assist councils in the delivery of local open space infrastructure within Planned Precincts.