General submissions

Where appropriate, written public submissions received by Infrastructure Australia are published on this website. All submissions are treated as documents for the public domain unless requested otherwise.

Documents published on this website can be searched using the search function at the top right hand side of this page.

Submissions in response to the Australian Infrastructure Audit 2015

Infrastructure Australia released its Australian Infrastructure Audit report in May 2015. Submissions were invited in response to the Audit to help inform our Australian Infrastructure Plan.

All submissions not requested to be kept confidential are available.

General Submissions

Regional Towns Water Quality and Security Review

Infrastructure Australia released its Report from the Regional Towns Water Quality and Security Review and public submissions were invited in January 2011.

The report is available here: Volume 1 PDF: 1942 KB ReadSpeaker and Volume 2 PDF: 1917 KB ReadSpeaker

To view the submissions that were received, please click here.

Submissions from other parties requested confidentiality.

National land freight strategy

The national land freight strategy discussion paper PDF: 1035 KB ReadSpeaker has now been released. Public submissions are welcome and should be sent to mail@infrastructureaustralia.gov.au. Submissions closed on 30 April 2011.

Public submissions were invited in March 2010 regarding the development of the national land freight network strategy PDF: 1035 KB ReadSpeaker

To view the submissions that were received, please click here.

National ports strategy

Submissions were sought in May 2010 on a draft national ports strategy.

To view the submissions that were received, please click here.

In December 2010, Infrastructure Australia and the National Transport Commission issued a draft national ports strategy PDF: 915 KB ReadSpeaker and background paper PDF: 750 KB ReadSpeaker for consideration by the Council of Australian Governments.

In its communiqué issued on 13 February 2011, the Council of Australian Governments announced that it had ‘endorsed the need for a national ports strategy. The strategy is to be an integral part of the national freight strategy that is under development. It will improve productivity, promote better long-term planning around ports and bring a greater focus on performance to Australia’s waterfronts. COAG asked the relevant Ministerial Council to complete an implementation plan for a final national ports strategy by August 2011 for out-of-session endorsement by COAG’.

Urban Water Security

Infrastructure Australia released a report PDF: 1609 KB ReadSpeaker identifying opportunities to enhance existing urban water supply security strategies and practical recommendations for change.

To view the submissions that were received, please click here.

Submissions from other parties requested confidentiality.