The capital expenditure program will include 108 infrastructure projects across the utility’s five service regions - Brisbane, Ipswich, Lockyer Valley, Scenic Rim and Somerset.

Queensland Urban Utilities CEO Louise Dudley said a key focus of the capital works program was building new infrastructure to cater for south east Queensland’s population growth.

“It is important that we continue to plan and build for the future to ensure we have a sustainable water and sewerage network for many years to come,” she said.

“Queensland Urban Utilities determines capital expenditure in each region on a nee...