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Barton Highway Corridor Upgrade

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2021 - Late 2024
Estimated Project Cost:$125,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$100,000,000
Local Council/Shire:Yass Valley Council
Corridor:Canberra Connectors

Project Description

This project will deliver targeted upgrades along the Barton Highway corridor, informed by the Barton Highway duplication business case. These will improve connectivity between NSW and the ACT.


The project will improve safety, access and freight efficiency for traffic movements between NSW and the ACT for all road users.


The Australian Government contribution is capped at $100 million.


The delivery schedule will be determined in consultation with the NSW and ACT governments.

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Project details last updated: 1/04/2021