Project

Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital

PROJECT STATUS
Announced
Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital

The redeveloped Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital will include:

  • enhanced emergency, critical care, medical and surgical services
  • expanded, integrated ambulatory care services, including cancer treatment and community health services, and
  • increased capacity for health services in local communities.

The hospital will be built on a new site, with planning and early works construction to commence before March 2023.

Key Dates

Mar 2019 Project Announcement
Mar 2023 Expected Construction Commencement
Dec 2029 Expected Construction Completion

Funding contributions

NSW Government

PROJECT HISTORY

Mar 2019 In the lead-up to the NSW state election, the NSW Government committed $1.3 billion to redevelop the Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital.
Jun 2019 The 2019-20 NSW Budget did not provide funding for the project to commence in FY2019-20, but committed to the project's commencement over the following three years to FY2022-23.
Jul 2020 The NSW Government issued a Request for Information (RFI) calling for landowners in the East Hills and Bankstown regions to nominate their land for consideration as the site for the new hospital.
Nov 2020 The 2020-21 NSW Budget indicated work on the project would commence by June 2021, however did not profile any funding for the project due to commercial sensitivities.
Jun 2021 The 2021-22 NSW Budget allocated $110 million towards the project for FY2021-22, indicating the project would be completed in 2029.
Jun 2022 The 2022-23 NSW Budget allocated $110 million towards the project for FY2022-23.
Estimated Total Cost
(2019)
Sector
Social
Procurement approach
Traditional Procurement | Unconfirmed |
Location
New South Wales |
Resources
Government resources
FY2022-23 NSW Budget
Media releases
2019/03/10
2020/07/17