Refreshed priorities The delivery of the Vision will follow eight principles to ensure regional NSW is well-placed to meet current and future needs. Guiding principles for the Vision Principle 1 Affordable, reliable and fast mobile and internet connectivity to support people and businesses. Principle 2 Improved travel between regional centres and from regional centres and international gateways. Principle 3 Freight networks that will increase the competitiveness of key regional sectors. Principle 4 Reliable accessible water and energy. Principle 5 A skilled labour force for current and future needs of the regions. Principle 6 Recognising each region’s strengths and underlying endowments. Principle 7 Regulation and planning to promote commercial opportunities. Principle 8 Sustainable economies and communities are better able to recover from shocks.