The Townsville City Deal

The Australian Government, Queensland Government and Townsville City Council signed Australia's first City Deal for Townsville on 9 December 2016.

The Townsville City Deal will focus on improving the lives of Townsville residents through job creation, economic growth, investment in local infrastructure, a revitalised urban centre, and a more vibrant and liveable city.

The City Deal is a 15 year commitment between the three levels of government to work together to deliver transformative outcomes for Townsville and its residents. The Deal was developed in collaboration with the Townsville community and private sector.

For further information, please see the Snapshot and the Townsville City Deal.

The Implementation Plan for the Townsville City Deal was released on 24 April 2017. The Implementation Plan identifies how commitments under the Deal will be delivered over the next five years to boost confidence for industry and investors, create more jobs and stimulate a more diverse economy.

A Memorandum of Understanding was agreed on 10 November 2016 between the Australian and Queensland governments, committing to work together on City Deals, with the first step to deliver a City Deal for Townsville.




The Australian Government, Queensland Government and Townsville City Council signed Australia's first City Deal for Townsville on 9 December 2016.

The Townsville City Deal will focus on improving the lives of Townsville residents through job creation, economic growth, investment in local infrastructure, a revitalised urban centre, and a more vibrant and liveable city.

The City Deal is a 15 year commitment between the three levels of government to work together to deliver transformative outcomes for Townsville and its residents. The Deal was developed in collaboration with the Townsville community and private sector.

For further information, please see the Snapshot and the Townsville City Deal.

The Implementation Plan for the Townsville City Deal was released on 24 April 2017. The Implementation Plan identifies how commitments under the Deal will be delivered over the next five years to boost confidence for industry and investors, create more jobs and stimulate a more diverse economy.

A Memorandum of Understanding was agreed on 10 November 2016 between the Australian and Queensland governments, committing to work together on City Deals, with the first step to deliver a City Deal for Townsville.