Initial policy being developed.
That gas companies provide the necessary funds to ensure the ongoing maintenance requirements for road infrastructure are met for the life of any onshore shale gas project. These should be based on the individual gas company’s percentage of tonnage hauled along the roads.
To be completed by end December 2021.
Action item updates
The Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics will investigate and facilitate opportunities for private sector investment and developer contributions to support remote and regional transport and infrastructure construction projects.
The Department is actively involved in national heavy vehicle reform initiatives.