National Stronger Regions Fund OPEN


On Wednesday, 1st October 2014, the Australian Government announced the opening of the new National Stronger Regions Fund (NSRF).

This Fund will invest $1 billion over five years to promote economic development in Australia’s regions and is open to Local Government and incorporated not-for-profit organisations.

Applications for Round 1 of NSRF can be submitted from 1 October until 5pm local time 28 November 2014.

To access information on the fund, including guidelines, FAQs and application details, please visit the
National Stronger Regions Fund webpage.

If you have any questions about the eligibility criteria or application process please email

RDA Committees can assist in the following areas of activity:

  • assist applicants to identify infrastructure projects which contribute to long term economic growth and have been identified as priorities;
  • play a facilitation role to bring key eligible parties together including those who may provide a financial contribution to the project, to develop an application for an infrastructure project; and/or
  • work with applicants to prepare eligible applications, supporting documents and evidence, which will support their claims against the assessment criteria.

To discuss a project with Regional Development Australia Pilbara please contact (08) 9144 0651 or email  



Department of Sport & Recreation

New RDA Pilbara Committee Members

Chair - Fiona White-Hartig

Deputy Chair - Lynne Craigie

Committee Member - Jacqueline Minney

January 2014

Tel 08 9144 0651 | Fax 9144 0652
Regional Development Australia - Pilbara
Suite 5/7 Morse Court Welcome Lotteries House
Karratha WA 6714

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