National Faster Rail Agency

Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts
The National Faster Rail Agency was established to work closely with state and territory governments on opportunities for faster passenger rail links between major cities and key regional centres in order to advance social, economic and population outcomes. The objectives of the NFRA are to: • identify and support the development of fast rail connections between capital cities and key regional centres; and • to work with relevant state and territory governments to deliver faster rail construction projects.

Key People

Further information

  • Type of Body

    A. Non Corporate Commonwealth Entity

  • GFS Sector Classification


  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Public Service Act 1999 - Order to Establish the National Faster Rail Agency as an Executive Agency

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    A. Principal

  • GFS Function / Sector Reported


  • Materiality


  • PS Act Body

    Yes - Executive Agency

  • Auditor


  • Creation Date

  • Postal Address

    GPO Box 594, Canberra ACT 2601

Current single executive appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chief Executive Officer Mr. Barry Broe 12 December 2019 11 December 2024
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