Applications are invited for Deputy Chair and Committee member positions at RDA Tasmania

Applications are invited for Deputy Chair and Committee member positions at RDA Tasmania


Make a difference in your region

Would you like to give something back to your community? Are you interested in leading/contributing to a committee of motivated locals who will focus on driving economic development in your region?

Regional Development Australia (RDA) is seeking regional leaders with vision, drive and business experience who are able to facilitate economic development opportunities and investment for our regional communities and create jobs and growth.

Your networking skills will help build forums which enable consultation between business, industry and all levels of government and develop solutions for regional economic development.

Applications for Deputy Chair and/or Committee Member positions are sought from highly motivated and experienced people who are knowledgeable about the economic strengths and challenges of the region.

The current terms of our Deputy Chair and Committee Member positions conclude at the 31st March 2021, and we are aware that not all committee members may be re-applying.

Applications will go through a merit based process, being assessed against selection criteria and skills and expertise requirements of the relevant RDA Committee. The selection process also considers the following representations on the RDA Committee: 

  • the geographic coverage;
  • cultural diversity;
  • demographic profile;
  • gender balance; and
  • age ranges.

Applicants must apply by completing the following application in full:


The following links also provide useful information.

For further information email or contact RDA Tasmania's CEO Craig Perkins on 0409 395 195.

Please send completed applications to

Applications close 22nd February 2021