The State Government has announced the deferral of the MAX Light Rail project for three years, which will see overall completion of the project by late 2022.

The MAX Light Rail project is a transformational project, and the State Government is committed to delivering the project in full. The revised timeframe will see procurement commence from mid 2017, construction commencing in 2019, with first services running by late 2022.

For more information about the State Government’s mid-year financial review, please refer to the media statement released by the Minister for Transport.


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Hay Street, artist impression

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Couplet Hay Street, artist impression
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The Terraces, artist impression

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