The McGowan Government is delivering landmark transport infrastructure right across Western Australia, creating an essential pipeline of work, local jobs and business opportunities – not to mention changing the way we get around our State.

From transformational public transport projects to essential port upgrades, building METRONET and our transport future strengthens and diversifies our State economy, while reducing the time stuck in traffic.

At a glance

The 2022-23 Budget contains substantial investments towards WA’s economic future across all forms of transport.

This State Budget contains a multi-billion dollar transport investment. Since the last State Budget, more than 32 projects have been completed, which supported almost 3,400 jobs and apprenticeships for Western Australians.

From walking and cycling, to major international exports, the McGowan Labor Government’s investment in transport continues to support WA’s local workers and businesses, as well as our State’s strong economic future, with:

  • a record $6 billion investment across METRONET, including two new projects;
  • $9 billion for major road projects and upgrades across WA;
  • $1.7 billion allocated to port projects; and
  • a record $347 million investment in pedestrian and cycling infrastructure.
  • Page reviewed 12th May 2022