The Infrastructure and Project Financing Agency's (IPFA) principal function is advise on alternative funding and financing options to inform better infrastructure investment decisions and build the Australian Government's capabilities to understand and manage project and financial risks. The IPFA works closely with project proponents, including state and territory governments, other Australian Government departments, including Infrastructure Australia, and the private sector to ensure innovative funding and financing opportunities are identified and developed as early as possible. The responsible Minister is the Hon Michael McCormack MP, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development.
Appropriations 5754000
Departmental expenses 5902000
Average staffing level 23

Key People

Further information

  • Type of Body

    A. Non Corporate Commonwealth Entity

  • GFS Sector Classification


  • Established By / Under

    PGPA Rule (Schedule 1)

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    A. Principal

  • Materiality


  • GFS Function / Sector Reported

    Transport and Communication

  • PS Act Body

    Yes - Executive Agency

  • Auditor


  • Creation Date

    1 July 2017

Current single executive appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chief Executive Officer Ms. Leilani Frew 11 December 2017 9 December 2022
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