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State Budgets Elevate Need For Consistent Road User Charging Model for ZEVs

22 June 2021 - Roads Australia (RA) has welcomed the focus on incentives to enhance uptake of zero emissions vehicles (ZEVs) in the NSW State Budget today, and has renewed its call for ministers across all jurisdictions to work collaboratively to establish a consistent national approach to road user charges for ZEVs.

Updated Strategic Plan Continues Roads Australia's Evolution

17 June 2021 -  Roads Australia (RA) has released the latest iteration of its three-year rolling Strategic Plan, setting out how the organisation will bring industry, government and communities together to lead the evolution of Australia’s roads, integrated transport and mobility networks.


Skills List Must Be Reformed To Allow Project Delivery

27 May 2021 - The lack of immediate access to skilled workers from overseas will have a significant impact on the ability to deliver major transport infrastructure projects, according to two of the nation’s leading transport industry associations.


Victoria Puts Road Funding On Sustainable Path

26 May 2021Roads Australia (RA), the peak body for roads within an integrated transport system, says the Victorian Parliament’s passage of the Zero and Low Emission Vehicle Distance-based Charge Bill 2021 will help make sure the state can pay for future road infrastructure, while still encouraging uptake of zero emissions vehicles (ZEVs).


Budget Investment in Transport Infrastructure Will Maximise Social and Economic Benefits

11 May 2021Roads Australia (RA) has applauded the significant investments made in key transport infrastructure projects across the nation in tonight’s Federal Budget and is urging the Government to ensure funding allocations flow quickly to maximise both social and economic benefits.


RA Spotlight On Safety - Concluding Statement

Vic ZEVs Package Shows Incentives and Reform Go Hand In Hand

2 May 2021 - Roads Australia (RA), the peak body for roads within an integrated transport system, says the Victorian Government’s suite of incentive measures designed to enhance uptake of zero emissions vehicles (ZEVs) proves that the pursuit of sensible road user charging reform is entirely compatible with encouraging consumers to purchase ZEVs.


IPL’s Focus on Connectivity & Integration in Transport Welcomed

26 February 2021 - Roads Australia (RA), the peak body for roads within an integrated transport system, says the Infrastructure Priority List (IPL) released today by Infrastructure Australia (IA) confirms the central role of enhanced transport infrastructure in promoting post-COVID economic recovery and welcomes its clear focus on enhancing connectivity within Australia’s integrated transport networks.


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Victorian Budget sets up sustainable infrastructure-led recovery

24 November 2020 -  Roads Australia (RA), the peak body for roads within an integrated transport system, says today’s Victorian State Budget confirms the central role that enhanced transport infrastructure will play in powering Victoria’s post-COVID economic recovery.