Terms of Reference

The management of the Inland Rail project by the Australian Rail Track Corporation and the Commonwealth Government, with particular reference to:

  1. financial arrangements of the project;
  2. route planning and selection processes;
  3. connections with other freight infrastructure, including ports and intermodal hubs;
  4. engagement on route alignment, procurement and employment;
  5. urban and regional economic development opportunities;
  6. collaboration between governments;
  7. interaction with National Freight and Supply Chain Strategy; and
  8. any other related matters.

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3511