An Australian Government Initiative

Regional Development Australia




The below documents detail the underlying principles, roles, responsibilities and deliverables of RDA committees.

RDA Committee Member Appointments by Chairs and Deputy Chairs

Further to the reforms to the RDA program announced by the Australian Government on 18 August 2017, the processes for appointing Chairs, Deputy Chairs and members of RDA Committees have been revised. Information on these new processes is now available at

RDA Funding Agreement 2013–2016

  • 2013–2016 RDA Better Practice Guide 2013–16 revised September 2015, including RDA Funding Agreement 2013–16 Templates and guidance for completing templates
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Reporting templates are currently under review and will be made available to RDAs as soon as possible.

RDA Boundary Changes