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A Special Infrastructure Contribution (SIC) is proposed to help fund new and upgraded infrastructure to support the delivery of the Greater Macarthur 2040: An interim plan for the Greater Macarthur Growth Area. This interim plan sets out the strategic planning framework for the Growth Area. When finalised, it will guide precinct planning within the Growth Area.


The proposed SIC provides for developer contributions of up to $1.58 billion to be collected from new development. The SIC would help fund infrastructure including:


  • Road and intersection upgrades – $1.2 billion
  • Land for future public transport corridors – $96.2 million
  • Land for schools – $60 million
  • Land for community health facilities – $1.5 million
  • Land for emergency services and police stations – $1.7 million
  • Land for biodiversity conservation – $173.8 million
  • Planning and delivery costs – $23.3 million


Consultation and feedback

The proposed SIC was on exhibition until 8 February 2019. Thank you to all who provided feedback.


Submissions are now under consideration.


More information

All technical documents related to the proposed Greater Macarthur SIC are available on our Planning Portal website.


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Page last updated: 30/04/2021