Sydney Water Partnering for Success program

Sydney Water Partnering for Success program

The Partnering for Success delivery model sees Sydney Water form a 10 year partnership with three Regional Delivery Consortia - in the north, south and west of Greater Sydney - to deliver end-to-end design, construction, maintenance and facilities management services.The consortia will be responsible for the maintenance, renewal and upgrade of existing assets in their respective region, as well as the construction of new assets. The performance of each consortium will be reviwed after five years.

Key Dates

Dec 2019 Contract Award
Jul 2020 Contract Commencement
Jul 2030 Contract Completion


Procuring Agency: Sydney Water
Successful Tenderer: North RDC - Broadspectrum, Downer Utilities Australia, Jacobs, South RDC – Comdain Infrastructure, John Holland, Lendlease, WSP, West RDC - Stantec, Atlas Personnel Services, Abergeldie Contractors, Fulton Hogan, Programmed Facility Management


Dec 2019 Sydney Water awarded three separate contracts contracts for joint ventures in the northern, western and southern regions of Sydney to undertake end-to-end design, construction, maintenance and facilities management services over ten years starting from July 2020.
Jun 2020 The NSW Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) released its final determination for its review of prices for Sydney Water for the 2020 to 2024 period in mid-June, including $4.6 billion for capital expenditure over the 2020-2024 period.
Jul 2020 Sydney Water has announced it will invest at least $4 billion in infrastructure through Partnering For Success Program over the 10 year period from July 2020.
Water & Sewerage
Procurement approach
Service Contract |
New South Wales |
Government resources
IPART Pricing Review