Commissioner for Productivity

Infrastructure Contributions Review

About the Issues Paper  

The NSW Productivity Commissioner has released an Issues Paper as part of his review into the infrastructure contributions system in New South Wales.  

The Issues Paper aims to open the conversation into how infrastructure is currently funded in New South Wales, focusing on the role of infrastructure contributions and the key issues and challenges encountered in its application.   




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Issues Paper

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Media Release

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Have your say 

Feedback on the Issues Paper has now closed.

The feedback we received is being used to inform the recommendations under consideration in designing a reformed infrastructure contributions system.

If you would like to contact the infrastructure contributions review team, please email


Next steps  

The Recommendations Report will be submitted to the Minister for Planning and Public Spaces towards the end of 2020.




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Release of the Issues Paper 

Consultation is open for submissions from 8 July to 5 August 2020 

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Stakeholder Roundtables 

Testing of potential reform options under consideration with key stakeholder groups in August 2020 

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Presentation of Final Report  

Final recommendations will be presented to the Minister towards the end of 2020




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FAQs for the Issues Paper

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Terms of Reference

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Announcement Media Release

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