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Outer Metropolitan / E6 Corridor Preservation

Funding Program:Major Project Business Case
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Mid 2019 - Mid 2021
Estimated Project Cost:$10,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$5,000,000
Local Council/Shire:Hume City Council,City of Whittlesea,Wyndham City Council
State:VIC

Project Description

This project will investigate options to acquire land along Melbourne’s Outer Metropolitan Ring and E6 Corridor to support the future construction of this proposed transport link.

Benefits

The Outer Metropolitan Ring and E6 Corridor will ultimately accommodate a 100 kilometre long high-speed road and rail transport link in Melbourne’s north and west. Acquiring land as it becomes available will ensure its availability when construction is able to commence.

Funding

The Australian Government contribution is capped at $5 million.

Timetable

The business case is expected to be finalised in mid-2021.

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Project details last updated: 8/04/2021