On this page:
The North East Link State Tolling Corporation (STC) was established under the North East Link Act on 1 March 2021 as a statutory corporation.
STC has been established to be responsible for managing and controlling the use of and access to, and operating and maintaining, the North East Link road and to set and collect the tolls on North East Link tollway when the project opens.
Toll revenue collected by STC will go towards recouping the cost of building and maintaining North East Link.
The Hon. Jacinta Allan
Deputy Premier | Minister for Transport and Infrastructure | Minister for the Suburban Rail Loop | Minister for Commonwealth Games Delivery
Mr Brad Vann (STC Chair)
During his career, Mr Vann has advised governments, businesses and banks on the delivery, privatisation and long term management of major infrastructure in Australia and Asia. He has also worked as a strategic adviser and mentor in the start-up sphere.
He holds a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Laws from Queensland, and a Bachelor of Civil Law from Oxford. He completed executive education courses at Melbourne and Harvard Business Schools.
Ms Aneetha DeSilva (STC Board Deputy Chair)
Ms de Silva is a senior executive and board director with 25 years of infrastructure experience across the government and private sectors in Australia, South Africa and the Asia Pacific.
She holds a Bachelor of Laws and Master of Laws, has completed executive education at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government and is a member of Chief Executive Women and the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Ms Leilani Frew (STC Director)
Ms Frew has over 30 years of commercial and financial experience in the infrastructure, energy, and utilities sectors, with 20 years of experience in governance of major infrastructure investments.
She holds a Master of Applied Finance, Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering and is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Governance of the North East Link State Tolling Corporation
Information about the Freedom of Information and Public Interest Disclosure commitments by the North East Link State Tolling Corporation.
North East Link program
North East Link is the biggest ever investment in Melbourne’s north-east – changing the way people move around Melbourne.
North East Link business case
The business case for the project tested the merits of the investment based on a broader assessment of Melbourne's transport needs, changing travel patterns and the evolving structure of the city.
North East Link project
The North East Link will complete the missing link in Melbourne’s orbital freeway between an upgraded Eastern Freeway and the M80 Ring Road.
North East Link primary package project summary
Information about the contractual and commercial aspects of the project.
Reviewed 20 December 2022