The Australian Government is providing $150 million of funding for projects under the Remote Roads Upgrade Pilot Program, which targets road improvements for regional communities, and addresses significant deficiencies on key regional and rural roads that limit community access, pose safety risks and impact the economic development of the surrounding area.

Applications for funding were invited from state, territory and local governments and closed in February 2022. More than 200 proposals were received from across Australia seeking over $1.4 billion in funding.

Successful Applications

Thirty-three applications were found to be successful for funding under the Program. A list of successful funding applicants can be found here: PDF: 373 KB


  • Guidelines for Successful Funding Recipients DOCX: 191 KB – The Guidelines for Successful Funding Recipients supports delivery partners. They outline the obligations that delivery partners must follow in the management and delivery of their project.

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