Infrastructure charges are payable if a development is issued an infrastructure charge notice. Infrastructure charges are charges for the construction or upgrade of trunk infrastructure, like a water or sewerage treatment plants or major roads or pipes.
Generally, it will not be for the construction or upgrade of the minor road or pipe within or in front of the development site. This may be a condition of approval for the development.
The amount payable can be determined by having regard to the infrastructure charge notice for the development. However, to accurately determine what the infrastructure charge is for a development, it is necessary to have regard to: