Budget and Expenditure

The Project is estimated to cost at $256.6 million initially. This includes ADB financing of $200.0 million, government contribution of $25.0 million, and another $28.2 million contribution by the Funds Implementation Partners (FIP). In addition, the Government of Australia will also co-finance the Project through a Grant of $3.4 million. Table 5 presents the detailed Project cost by financier whereas the Table 6 below presents the component-wise Project cost.