About us

    Our Minister

    Hon Glenn Butcher is the Minister for Regional Development and Manufacturing and Minister for Water.

    Our executive leadership

    The leadership team for the Department of Regional Development, Manufacturing and Water.

    Our strategic direction

    Read about our vision, purpose and objectives and access our strategic plan.

    Annual report

    Find out about our financial and non-financial performance, including our work, achievements and strategic initiatives.

    What we do

    Read about what we do, our strategic plan and the acts we administer.

    Work with us

    Considering working with us? Learn more about the department’s work, its people and the positive culture we all work hard to sustain.

    Corporate documents

    View publications related to departmental activities.

    Australia's Disability Strategy 2021-2031

    Find out how we are supporting the national strategy.

    News and media centre

    Browse the latest news from the department.

    Our boards

    Find out more about the boards and committees we are responsible for.

    Our policies

    Policies and procedures of the departmental publication scheme.


    How you can visit our business centres or contact us by phone, email or post.

    Social media

    Read about our social media channels and policies.

    Compliments and customer complaints

    We want to hear your feedback - good or bad - to help us ensure we are delivering quality services.

    Right to information

    Find out how to access information about the department.

    Disaster support and assistance

    Advice and assistance to support landholders affected by drought, floods and other natural disasters.

Last updated: 18 Apr 2024