Industry, Science, Energy and Resources
The Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) offers up to $5 billion over 5 years in finance which may be on concessional terms to encourage and complement private sector investment in infrastructure that benefits Northern Australia. This may include developments in airports, communications, energy, ports, rail and water. It also includes health, education and research facilities and training facilities The NAIF Board was established on 1 July 2016. Its legislative functions include making investment decisions within the scope of the investment mandate issued by the responsible Minister; and ensuring the proper, efficient and effective performance of the NAIF’s functions.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    R. Management Board

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility Act 2016

  • Paid Members?


  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members


  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    X. Internal Management

  • Function Categorization

    Executive Management

  • Creation Date

    1 July 2016

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Mr. Justin Mannolini 6 June 2021 30 June 2021
CEO/Executive Director/Managing Director Mr. Chris Wade 20 January 2020 30 June 2021
Member Ms. Karla Way-McPhail 1 July 2019 30 June 2021
Member Mr. Bill Shannon 1 July 2019 30 June 2021
Member Ms. Belinda Murphy 1 July 2019 30 June 2021
Member Ms. Kate George 29 March 2019 30 June 2021
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