39. Ensure more efficient use of infrastructure funds by improving project cost management, including:
- establishing clear standards for setting project delivery time frames and cashflows at a program level that account for public and private sector capability and capacity
- replacing the current, individual project-based contingency management with a whole of government (or whole of state agency or government trading enterprise) based contingency management approach.
WA Government response
The WA Government responded to Foundation for a stronger tomorrow in February 2023. Recommendation 39 is partially supported. For further information please refer to the response document.
Enhance cross-government coordination and planning
Enhance infrastructure delivery and develop skills for the future