3-year Review into the National Cities Performance Framework

The National Cities Performance Framework (NCPF) was launched in 2017 with the commitment to conduct reviews every 3 years. The Bureau of Infrastructure and Transport Research Economics (BITRE) will be leading the first 3 Year Review. Consultation has commenced with stakeholders on the proposed priorities. The 3 Year Review will examine what improvements can be implemented in the 2021 update and future years.


Consultation will continue with state and local governments, industry and the community to inform the changes and improvements that will be implemented in the NCPF. The Consultation paper details the proposed approach for the 3 Year Review. Some of the topics covered include potential new indicators, a review of the geographies, and improving the structure of the framework.

Survey and Submissions

This consultation process has now been completed.