The Western Suburbs Roads Package will transform Melbourne’s arterial road network to meet demand, reduce congestion and increase productivity. The PPP includes eight capital projects, rehabilitation works and a 20 year maintenance program.
Western Suburbs Roads Package
Request for Proposal (RFP) evaluation stage.
VicRoads, in conjunction with the Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources (DEDJTR) and Department of Treasury and Finance (DTF).
Over the last decade almost 60 per cent of population growth has occurred in Melbourne’s outer suburbs, putting pressure on the outer suburban roads.
The Western Suburbs Roads Package will transform the outer western suburban arterial road network by boosting capacity and significantly increasing road pavement conditions with a program of road and interchange upgrades. The project includes almost 30 kilometres of lane duplication and over 700 lane kilometres of road rehabilitation and maintenance over a 20 years period.
The project is being procured as an “availability payment” style PPP.
The capital works package includes:
The RFP, which represents the second stage of the procurement process, was released March 2017 with bids received 2 August 2017 and are currently under evaluation.
Major Works Set To Transform Outer-Western Roads
Less Congestion On The Local Roads You Use Every Day