The Prospect Macarthur Link Infrastructure project will upgrade the existing water reservoirs at Liverpool and Cecil Park, and build two new reservoirs at Oran Park. This will allow for an extra 100 megalitres of additional reservoir capacity in Western Sydney. The project also includes the construction of 15 kilometres of additional pipework, three pumping stations and upgrades to the existing network.
|May 2020||Contract Award|
|Jul 2020||Construction Commencement|
|May 2022||Expected Construction Completion|
|Procuring Agency:||Sydney Water|
|Jun 2020||IPART approved expenditure on the project of $205 million, over the pricing proposal period of FY2020-24, for the components of the project which addressed growth challenges. Expenditure for the purposes of resilience, estimated to cost $280 million, would be deferred.|
|Nov 2020||The 2020-21 NSW Budget indicated that Sydney Water would spend $259 million on the project in FY2020-21 out of a total estimated cost of $578 million. It is unclear how this corresponds to IPART's final pricing determination.|