Regional Development Australia Peel

Regional Development Australia Peel Inc. is part of the Regional Development Australia (RDA) Network. RDA is an Australian Government initiative that aims to bring together all levels of government to enhance the growth and development of regional Australia. The RDA network has been established throughout Australia to provide a strategic framework for economic growth in each region.

The role of individual RDA's and the network as a whole is...

RDA Committees are funded to:

• maintain a 3-5 year regional plan that focuses on economic development of the region and takes account of Australian, State/Territory and Local Government plans;

• advise on priority activities that will drive regional economic development and take advantage of comparative advantages, based on consultation and engagement with community leaders;

• assist local community stakeholders to develop project proposals and help shepherd them to appropriate public and/or private funding sources, including the Australian Government’s $1 billion National Stronger Regions Fund;

• provide advice to the Australian Government on critical issues affecting each region; and

• enhance awareness of Australian Government programmes.