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Private Investment in Urban Roads

Industry Commission staff research paper

This paper by Glen Hepburn, Michael Pucar, Chris Sayers and Dianne Shields, was released in October 1997.

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Cover, Copyright, Acknowledgements, Contents, Abbreviations, Key points, Overview

1   Australia's Recent Experience
1.1   Build, own, operate and transfer schemes for urban roads
1.2   BOOT schemes for urban roads in Australia
1.3   Incentives for BOOT schemes
1.4   Financial arrangements
1.5   Previous studies
1.6   Objectives of the study

2   Financing Urban Roads
2.1   Public funding of major urban road projects
2.2   Private road financing
2.3   Conclusion

3   Assessment of Boot Schemes
3.1   Assessment of BOOT schemes by project stage
3.2   Equity considerations
3.3   Conclusion

4   Assessment Against Government Objectives
4.1   Government guidelines
4.2   Assessment
4.3   Conclusion


A   Australian urban road BOOT schemes

B   Meeting and visits



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