Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts

St Albans Rail Grade Separation

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Completed
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2015 - Mid-2017
Estimated Project Cost:$222,900,000
Australian Government Contribution:$151,000,000
Local Council/Shire:Brimbank City Council
State:VIC

Project Description

The project delivered grade separation of the existing level crossing at St Albans by lowering the Sunbury Rail Line below Main Road. The project also constructed a new rail station and bus interchange, relocating the existing car park and constructing a new pedestrian overpass.

Benefits

The project removed the need for vehicles and pedestrians to stop at the level crossing, improving safety and economic viability of the St Albans Major Activity Centre.

Funding

The Australian Government contributed $151 million and the Victorian Government contributed $71.9 million.

Timetable

The project commenced construction in October 2015 and was completed in May 2017. 

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Project details last updated: 3/06/2022