Greater bang for funding buck

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Greater bang for funding buck

Government Asset Recycling, Making More Achievable

Getting superior bang for capital spending buck, and maximising infrastructure asset usage and value has always been important to governments. Our report examines how the announcement of the Federal Government’s Infrastructure Growth Package (IGP) last year presents significant opportunities for the states and territories to progress the building key new infrastructure

Getting superior bang for capital spending buck, and maximising infrastructure asset usage and value has always been important to governments. Increasing investment in infrastructure to meet the long-term social service and economic needs of the nation is clearly a key policy objective and commitment of the current Federal and State Government.

The states and territories have only two years to identify, bid and agree with the Commonwealth the assets they will commit to sell, the projected value any sales might unlock, and how this pool of capital will be redirected into new infrastructure investment.

The challenge before them is making sure they balance longer term service standard requirements against short term infrastructure gains.

Our report examines how the announcement of the Federal Government’s Infrastructure Growth Package (IGP) last year presents significant opportunities for the states and territories to progress the building of key new infrastructure.

Greater bang for funding buck
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