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Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility Board

Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts
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

  • Postal Address

    Level 2, 111 Grafton St
    Cairns QLD 4870

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Ms. Tracey Hayes 1 July 2021 30 June 2024
Other Mr. Simon Atkinson 2 July 2021 Determined by the appointer
Member Mr. Stephen Margetic 1 July 2021 30 June 2024
Member Ms. Kate George 1 July 2021 30 June 2024
Member Mr. Mark Gray 24 November 2021 30 November 2024
Member Mr. Grant Cassidy 24 November 2021 30 November 2024
Member Ms. Lisa Hewitt 27 January 2022 30 November 2024
Member Ms. Shirley In't Veld 27 January 2022 30 November 2024
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