Department of Regional NSW

The Department of Regional NSW is the central agency for regional issues in NSW. 

We work to make regional NSW an even better place to live, work, play and invest in.

Find out more about us, and how to engage with us.

What we do

Our department works with people across government, business and communities. We represent and champion regional causes including:

  • building resilient regional economies and communities
  • finding solutions for cross-border communities and building opportunities for regional youth
  • strengthening primary industries, and managing regional land
  • overseeing the state’s mineral and mining resources
  • developing valuable public works infrastructure, and ensuring government investment is fair and positive.
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Engage with us

Most of our staff live and work in regional NSW, with direct connections to communities we serve. Find out more about our structure, people, leaders and commitment to regional NSW.

Our department has a diverse culture that empowers people to reach their full potential. Find out more about career opportunities that also help drive growth in regional NSW. 

We welcome your feedback, inquiries and submissions.

Find out how to access our government information, or in relation to contracts and disclosure. 

Stay up to date with the latest news, announcements and events from the Department of Regional NSW.

View the department's achievements in relation to our strategic priorities and responsibilities.

Our work

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Our agencies and offices

Our agencies and offices work together to achieve the best outcomes for the people of regional NSW. These cover primary industries, minerals and resources, land services, regional development and more.

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Access our services and programs

Access our Regional NSW pages on grants and funding, business and investment, community programs for regional youth and more.

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Our vision and planning

Our planning and strategic documents drive the delivery of regional NSW priorities. This includes the 20-Year Economic Vision for Regional NSW.

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