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Pinch Point Program

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2020 - TBC
Estimated Project Cost:$240,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$120,000,000
Local Council/Shire:Ku-Ring-Gai Council,Randwick City Council,Waverley Council

Project Description

The Pinch Point Program will deliver small scale road improvements to address congestion impacting freight and bus services on the Sydney metropolitan road network.

The projects will contribute towards improved bus, freight and road network efficiency.

The projects will include works such as intersection upgrades that will improve existing traffic signals, additional turning lanes and road widening to increase the efficiency of transport services in Sydney, reducing the impacts of congestion and improving capacity for these services.


  • Reduce congestion and improve travel times
  • Improve efficiency and network reliability
  • Improve road safety for all road users


The Australian Government has committed $120 million.


The project is expected to commence construction late 2020.

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Project details last updated: 12/10/2020