Branding and communication

A suite of logos and templates have been prepared by the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications for use on all RDA communications and marketing materials.

Please contact for a copy of the RDA Communications and Branding Guidelines or a copy of the RDA logos and templates.

Code of conduct and ethics

RDA Chairs, Deputy Chairs, members and employees are required to adhere to the RDA program's code of conduct and ethics.

Better Practice Guide

The RDA Better Practice Guide 2019, includes the report templates specified for use in the RDA Funding Agreement 2018–2020 and guidance for completing these templates PDF: 2.5 MB DOC: 2.86 MB


RDA Committees operate under a ministerial charter PDF: 455 KB which focuses on growing strong and confident regional economies that harness their competitive advantages and drive economic growth.

RDA Committee Deputy Chair and member appointments

All RDAs are required to appoint Deputy Chairs and members in accordance with the processes outlined in the RDA Appointments Guide. Information on these processes is now available at

RDA Committees can request a copy of the Appointments Guide via email to