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New Investment in metropolitan Adelaide

Adelaide is consistently rated as one of the world's most liveable cities. Our affordable and relaxed lifestyle is a major competitive advantage for the State. This helps generate employment that attracts young people to live and work in our vibrant city.

New investment map

This map corresponds with the investment summary table below. Click on the numbers to view information about individual investments. 

Built investments (DAC as planning authority) 
Investment type Type description Total Value 
Constructed projects that have been approved by IMDAC/PADAC that have completed construction 25 $1.32 billion
Under construction  projects that have been approved by IMDAC/PADAC that are currently under construction 25 $2.68 billion
Approved only (not yet in construction) projects that have been approved by IMDAC/PADAC and are not yet in construction43 $1.66 billion

Updated 15 April 2016

Recent planning changes 

Progressive reforms introduced since 2008 are reflected in recent Development Plan Amendments for Adelaide City and Inner Metropolitan Adelaide, and include:

* Developments over $10 million in Adelaide City, developments over 4 storeys within an Urban Corridor Zone of an identified Inner Metropolitan Suburb or developments over $3 million within the Port Adelaide Regional Centre Zone of the City of Port Adelaide Enfield.


Please direct all inquiries to the Investment Team of the Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure.