Value Capture Funding Potential

Posted by on Sep 27, 2016 in News, State Government | No Comments

Following on from the ground-breaking value capture study conducted by Pracsys for the WA Department of Transport in 2015, a new study from the University of Queensland has confirmed the potential for 25% of rail infrastructure cost to be claimed back from property owners who experience an appreciation in the value of their land.  The mechanisms by which this could occur are still up for grabs, but the potential of value capture to part-fund infrastructure is now established.

For more information, refer to this recent article:

https://theconversation.com/gold-coast-light-rail-study-helps-put-a-figure-on-value-captures-funding-potential-65084