The Australian Government's Nation Building Program also provides funds to State, Territory and local governments for road, rail and intermodal projects not situated on the National Network.
Early Start Funding
In the May 2008 Budget, the Government announced ‘early start’ funding for some projects in 2008–09.
- Nation Building Program – Off-Network projects [PDF: 194 KB] 
- Other projects funded under Part 6 of the AusLink (National Land Transport) Act 2005 active as at 1 July 2009 [PDF: 49 KB] 
Notes on Administration for Local Government Authorities
The Notes of Administration for projects funded under Part 6 of the Nation Building Program (National Land Transport) Act 2009 (the Act), where payments are made directly to Local Government Authorities outline the administration arrangements and key considerations for selecting projects to be funded under Part 6 of the Act.
- Notes on Administration - For projects funded under Part 6 of the Act, where payments are made directly to Local Government Authorities. [PDF: 309 KB]