Sustainability

Our sustainability report

pdfEastLink Sustainability Report to 30 June 2017

Global leader in infrastructure sustainability

The GRESB Infrastructure Assessment has awarded EastLink the top "5 star" sustainability rating for the second year in a row.

The internationally recognised GRESB Infrastructure Assessment covers the environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance of 160 infrastructure assets located around the world. More details about GRESB

EastLink's sustainability performance is unmatched by any toll road:

  • top "5 star" rating awarded by GRESB in 2016 and 2017
  • high traffic - 250,000 vehicles per day
  • fast - 95km/h average vehicle speed measured in the 100km/h zones
  • safe - casualty accident rate just 2.46 per 100 million vehicle kilometres
  • lowest tolls in Australia - including a 20% weekend discount for cars
  • 480 hectares of landscaping with 4 million native trees, shrubs and plants
  • 60 wetlands treat road surface rainwater run-off before it is released to local waterways
  • the EastLink tunnels protect the environmentally sensitive Mullum Mullum valley
  • 35km EastLink Trail for cyclists, pedestrians and runners
  • 12 public artworks, all by recognised artists
  • distinctive architectural features, including noise panels and pedestrian bridges
  • high quality of customer service exceeds the Key Performance Indicator standards (KPIs) agreed with the State
  • local call centre and customer centre employ local people with local knowledge.

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