50% complete.
Government approval of policy/process development.

That the Government works with all levels of government, (including the Australian Government), peak organisations, communities and gas companies to identify and manage infrastructure risks, including identifying and implementing options to fund any new infrastructure or upgrade existing infrastructure.

Target completion date

Stage 3.
To be completed by end December 2021.

Reform area
Planning for industry
Project action
Planning for infrastructure, services, and industry impact
Lead agency
Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics

Action item update

Implementation progress

KPMG/GHD/Risc and Deloitte have completed studies on infrastructure and logistical requirements for the Beetaloo Basin under a range of development scenarios.

The Australian and Northern Territory Governments have announced $367 million in road upgrades to the Carpentaria Highway, Buchanan Highway, Western Creek Road and Gorrie/Dry Creek Road.

DIPL has presented Stage 1 Submissions to Infrastructure Australia to have Developing the Beetaloo Sub-basin listed as a Nationally Significant Project.