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

Traffic Signal Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS)

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2021 - Late 2021
Estimated Project Cost:$800,000
Australian Government Contribution:$400,000

Project Description

This project involves the upgrade of priority traffic signal sites throughout Canberra with Uninterrupted Power Supply, to support the function of traffic signals in a power outage.



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


The Australian Government has committed $400,000.


The project commenced in April 2021, and construction was completed in December 2021.

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Project details last updated: 24/01/2022