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New framework for state infrastructure contributions


Infrastructure contributions

The NSW Government is delivering an unprecedented investment in infrastructure to keep our communities connected and our economy moving.

We are reforming the infrastructure contributions system to create a better system that is fairer and benefits everyone. Our changes deliver the infrastructure we need to support new homes with transparency and consistency the community and industry need.

Regional infrastructure contributions

This submission page is for regional infrastructure contributions. The exhibition materials set out the Regional Infrastructure Contribution Framework including where it applies, applicable development types, charge rates, the form of the contribution, indexation and timing of payment. The Regional Infrastructure Contribution components, the Base Contribution, Strategic Biodiversity Component and Transport Project Component, are explained. On this page you can view the exhibition documents.

Click on the tiles below to view the exhibition documents

Frequently asked questions on the RIC

Have your say

We welcome your feedback on the proposed changes to state contributions and the infrastructure contributions exhibition package during the public exhibition from Thursday, 28 October 2021 until 10 December 2021. The exhibition documents may help guide your submission

Have your say by 10 December 2021

Given many people are still working from home, we strongly encourage you to provide your feedback using the online submission form.

Submissions must be made during the exhibition period, which closes on 10 December 2021.

Submissions will be publicly available on our website with personal contact details removed.

If you do not want your submission publicly published, please clearly indicate by marking it ‘CONFIDENTIAL’.

Written submissions must be addressed ON BOTH THE LETTER AND THE ENVELOPE to:

    Ms Megan Nugent Director - Infrastructure Partnerships and Agreements Department of Planning, Industry and Environment Locked Bag 5022 Parramatta NSW 2124

More information:

For more information on the proposed changes, please contact the policy team: [email protected]

If you would like to speak with us in a language other than English, call 131 450. Ask for an interpreter in your language and then request to be connected to our Information Centre on 1300 305 695.

Use the submission form below to make an online submission on regional infrastructure contributions. You may also submit feedback on the whole exhibition package or other areas of the reforms, namely local contributions and land use planning process using the form below. We will ensure your submission is provided to the relevant planning team for review and consideration.


Make a submission

To make an online submission, please fill in the following fields. Those marked with an asterisk "*" are mandatory.

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256 MB limit.
Allowed types: txt, pdf, doc, docx, ppt, pptx, xls, xlsx, .

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I have read the Department's Privacy Statement and agree to the Department using my submission in the ways it describes. I understand this includes full publication on the Department's website of my submission, any attachments, and any of my personal information in those documents and possible supply to third parties such as state agencies, local government and the proponent.

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NSW Planning Portal