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$80 million needed to upgrade Devonport sports facilities

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A report has identified almost $80 million will be required to upgrade Devonport sporting facilities over the next 15 years.

The Devonport Sports Infrastructure Master Plan, to be gtabled at Monday night's council meeting, has identified 30 projects, many of them listed as high priority, costing $79.1 million.

The plan says the expenditure needed would require the council to more than double it's current spend on sporting facilities from 4.5 per cent of its budget to 12.1 percent.

The meeting will be asked to release the plan for public comment and development a strategy for its implementation.