Project

Sydney Biomedical Accelerator

PROJECT STATUS
Announced
Sydney Biomedical Accelerator

The proposed Sydney Biomedical Accelerator (SBA) is a 36,000 square-metre health, education and research precinct comprising three buildings, and will be co-located at the Royal Prince Alfred (RPA) Hospital – Gloucester House and the University’s Camperdown campus.

The Isaac Wakil Biomedical Building will be one of the three buildings that make up the SBA complex and will connect to the Susan Wakil Health Building, which opened in 2021 and is not a part of the SBA.

The project is a partnership between the University, the Sydney Local Health District and the NSW Government, in collaboration with the Centenary Institute.

Key Dates

2026 Expected Construction Completion

Funding contributions

NSW Government
The University of Sydney

The $478 million funding from the University of Sydney includes $73 million in philanthropic donations.

PROJECT HISTORY

Jun 2022 The 2022-23 NSW Budget allocated $139 million in capital expenditure over four years towards the project, including $15 million in FY2022-23, and $4.1 million in recurrent expenditure.
Aug 2022 The University of Sydney announced $478 million in funding towards the project. This commitment includes a total of $73 million in philanthropic donations.
Sector
Social
Procurement approach
Unconfirmed |
Location
New South Wales |
Resources
Media releases
2022/08/29
2022/06/01