Regional police stations and courts

The Regional Police Station and Courts project has provided nine new facilities across 6 locations in outer metropolitan and regional SA.

Project description

A 25-year contract saw the provision of accommodation, utilities and facilities management for a range of regional police stations and courthouses:

  • Berri Courthouse
  • Berri Police Station
  • Gawler Police Station
  • Mount Barker Police Station
  • Port Lincoln Courthouse
  • Port Lincoln Police Station
  • Port Pirie Courthouse
  • Victor Harbor Police Station
  • Victor Harbor Courthouse

Education works — new schools

The education works — new schools project reached financial close in July 2009.

Status

In July 2009 the Treasurer signed a 30 year contract with Pinnacle Education (SA) Pty Ltd (Pinnacle) for the delivery of six new state of the art schools under a PPP arrangement across the northern and western suburbs of Adelaide at:

  • Munno Para West (Mark Oliphant College, birth – year 12);
  • Playford North (John Hartley School, birth-year 7)
  • Woodville Gardens (birth – year 7)
  • Blair Athol (birth-year 7)
  • Gepps Cross (Roma Mitchell Secondary College);
  • and Taperoo (Adelaide West Special Education Centre).

All schools have been delivered and are now operational.

Project description

The 2006-07 State Budget provided funding to support Public Private Partnership (PPP) arrangements to deliver new school infrastructure.

The funding provided for the development of six new schools in the Playford North, Inner North and Inner West areas of metropolitan Adelaide for over 4000 students.

The private sector partners designed, financed, built and now maintain the facilities. Education services are delivered by the public sector.

Department or agency

Department for Education and Child Development (DECD)

Private sector partner

Pinnacle consortium comprising Hansen Yuncken, Spotless and AMP capital.

Contact information

Jodie O'Hara, Contract Administrator, New Schools PPP
Phone: (08) 8226 8880

Julian Robertson, Director Projects, Department of Treasury and Finance
Phone: (08) 8226 9448

Further information about this project is available on the Education Works website.

New Royal Adelaide Hospital

In May 2011 the state finalised a contract with SA Health Partnership (SAHP) to design, build, finance and maintain the new Royal Adelaide Hospital (new RAH) and provide non-clinical support services over a 35 year period (5.5 years construction phase and 29.5 years operating phase). The new RAH is due to be completed in 2016.

Status

Financial close was achieved on 6 June 2011, and construction has now commenced.

Project description

A new state-of-the-art, 800-bed hospital will be built at the rail yard site adjacent to the North Terrace-West Terrace intersection to replace the Royal Adelaide Hospital.

The private sector partner will design, finance, build and maintain the facilities. Clinical services will be delivered by the public sector.

Department or agency

SA Health

Private sector partner

The SAHP consortium includes Leighton Contractors, Hansen Yuncken and Spotless.

Contact information

David Panter, Executive Director, Statewide Service Strategy, SA Health Phone: (08) 7425 7210

Julian Robertson, Director Projects, Department of Treasury and Finance
Phone: (08) 8226 9448

Further information is available from the new Royal Adelaide Hospital website.

Guidance materials

The National PPP Policy and Guidelines effectively replace the Partnerships SA guidance material as the primary reference material for PPP projects.

The National Policy and Guidelines allow for jurisdictions to depart from the National PPP Policy.

Guidelines and South Australia’s departures are available on the Infrastructure Australia website.