Port Development Strategy (PDS)
The PDS has been approved by the Minister for Ports and Freight the Hon Melissa Horne MP.
The purpose of the PDS is to:
Articulate a medium and long term ‘port development vision’ to the port’s stakeholders;
Create economic value through supporting industry understanding, confidence and investment;
Maximise economic outcomes through supporting efficient allocation of critical port land and infrastructure;
Assist in overall supply chain efficiency through the provision of transparency in the broader transport network task and infrastructure requirements;
Provide strategic information to support an understanding of significant environmental and social issues, which have the potential to impact port operations and development; and
Support engagement with stakeholders and clients.