Projects and Initiatives

  • Syrian refugee child at school. Photo by UNHCR
    NSW remains ready and willing to do more than our fair share to assist the Commonwealth Government to settle the additional 12,000 refugees.
  • Nurse Sitting By Male Patient's Bed In Hospital
    Sharing construction costs with partner operators means the new hospitals will be built faster and cost taxpayers less, with savings reinvested into health services.
  • Artist's impression of Blacktown Hospital
    A hospital building boom across NSW will provide more and better treatment to patients.
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    Our strong Budget position means that we can invest record amounts into infrastructure and services for the people of NSW.
  • Barangaroo sandstone blocks
    Barangaroo is the future of Sydney. It will become a spectacular waterfront precinct and a place that everyone in NSW can be proud of. Valued at over $6 billion AUD, Barangaroo is Sydney's largest redevelopment project this century and will evolve over the next 10 to 20 years.
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    From July 2017, anyone who returns an empty eligible beverage container to an approved NSW collection depot or reverse vending machine will be eligible for a 10-cent refund. 
  • Broken Hill
    Better outcomes for local communities into the future.
  • FuelCheck
    NSW motorists can use the FuelCheck website to find the cheapest fuel, get directions to a service station and search for fuel by type or brand.
  • Nexus Smart Hub on the Central Coast
    Jobs for NSW is a private sector-led, NSW Government-backed initiative to deliver on the Premier’s priority of creating jobs.
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    Homeowners whose properties are needed for public infrastructure will be given more information, more time, more support, and additional compensation under a major overhaul of the land acquisition process. 
  • Medicinal cannabis tincture
    The Medicinal Cannabis Compassionate Use Scheme (Terminal Illness Cannabis Scheme) extends compassion to adults with a terminal illness. Find out more and download forms to register for the scheme.
  • Person in wheelchair
    The NDIS is a generational reform which will deliver a new system of disability support focused on the needs and choices of people with disability through a partnership between the NSW state and Commonwealth governments. 
  • Northwest Raillink
    Roads and Maritime Services, Transurban and Westlink M7 shareholders are proposing to construct and operate a tolled motorway linking the M1 Pacific Motorway (formerly the F3 Freeway) at Wahroonga to the Hills M2 Motorway at West Pennant Hills.
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    The NSW Gas Plan is about securing gas supplies for NSW households and businesses by establishing a safe, sustainable industry.
  • nsw regional infrastructure
    The NSW Government is delivering important infrastructure projects in regional NSW.
  • Artist's impression of light rail in Parramatta's CBD.
    Parramatta Light Rail will support the creation of new communities and employment opportunities along a corridor from Greater Parramatta to Strathfield.
  • Newcastle NobbysBeach257
    The NSW Government will revitalise Newcastle's city centre by strengthening connections between the city and the waterfront, creation of new jobs, more public space, more amenities and better transport. 
  • School students do a science experiment
    A new resource allocation model has been developed to ensure a fair, efficient and transparent allocation of the education budget for every school.
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    As part of the NSW Government’s Rebuilding NSW Plan, $20 billion will be invested into new infrastructure across the State.
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    The NSW Government has created a system to protect strategic agricultural land and water resources, and create jobs and investment for regional communities by providing certainty for landholders and mining companies.
  • Artist's impression of the International Convention Centre from Cockle Bay
    The NSW Government is partnering with the private sector to create Australia's largest convention, exhibition and entertainment facilities in a renewed Darling Harbour.
  • Artist's impression of Sydney's George St with light rail
    The new light rail line will extend 12 kilometres from Circular Quay along George Street to Central Station, then to Kingsford via Anzac Parade and Randwick via Alison Road.
  • Sydney Metro train on bridge
    Australia’s biggest public transport project. Stage 1, the $8.3 billion Sydney Metro Northwest, opens in 2019. Stage 2, extending metro rail under Sydney Harbour and through the CBD, is expected to open in 2024.
  • CBD209 2 TS AwarenessCampaign NSW Website Campaign Carosel
    Sydney is growing, with its population set to increase by another million people over the next 10 years. That’s why the NSW Government is delivering major projects to reduce traffic congestion and improve public transport to, from and within the CBD.
  • St Peters Westconnex Interchange
    WestConnex is the largest infrastructure project in Australia, linking Western and South Western Sydney with the city, airport and port in a 33 kilometre continuous motorway.
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    Projects across western Sydney focus on developing roads and public transport infrastructure, healthcare, schools and public spaces.
  • Icons of a house, road, ideas and key
    Thank you for your interest in the Premier’s Innovation Initiative. The Initiative has now closed.