Supporting 31,000 jobs through a

$10.7 Billion Capital Program

in 2016-17

TRANSPORT

$4.388 billion

Vehicles

Includes $399.9 million for the Toowoomba Second Range Crossing and $250 million for the Gateway Motorway North between Nudgee and Bracken Ridge.

ENERGY AND WATER

$2.184 billion

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Delivering cost-effective, safe, secure and reliable energy and water supply.

HEALTH

$1.417 billion

Hospital

to progress a range of health infrastructure priorities including hospitals, health technology, research and scientifc services, mental health services and IT.

EDUCATION

$645 million

Classroom

Building and refurbishing schools, Early Childhood and Care services and training assets.

Capital expenditure in 2016-17 is estimated to be $9.634 billion with direct capital purchases of $8.264 billion and capital grants of $1.370 billion. The Government will also recognise $1.032 billion of finance leases in 2016-17, representing the State’s capital purchases delivered through alternative arrangements such as public-private partnerships bringing the total capital program to $10.666 billion. Capital expenditure in 2016-17 will support approximately 28,000 jobs. In addition, acquisitions of non-financial assets underfinance leases in 2016-17 supported approximately 3,000 jobs during the construction period of these projects.

$2 Billion

State Infrastructure Fund

will deliver the transformational infrastructure Queenslanders need today to prepare for the challenges of tomorrow.

The fund will provide:

– $300 million towards the Priority Economic Works and Productivity Program

– $ 180 million towards the Significant Regional Infrastructure Projects Program

– $20 million towards Maturing the Infrastructure Pipeline

– $1.5 billion for future infrastructure priorities.

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Photo: courtesy of Townsville Hospital and Health Service

NEW PAEDIATRICS WING AT TOWNSVILLE HOSPITAL

$6.6 million from the Significant Regional Infrastructure Projects Program

Investing in Queensland’s infrastructure – BP3Map

The Queensland Government’s $10.7 billion capital program investment in 2016-17 will support 31,000 jobs across the State. To explore infrastructure projects happening in your area and across Queensland, please open the interactive BP3Map.

Please note: the interactive BP3Map is not accessible on mobile phones.