Regional Development Australia - Wheatbelt
An Australian Government Initiative

Building Better Regions Fund (BBRF)

The closing date for Round 3 applications was 15 November 2018. Information on results and future rounds will be available at 

Potential Wheatbelt applicants are advised to contact RDA Wheabelt for assistance prior to any future rounds.

RDA Wheatbelt resources

NOTE there are always changes to the guidelines between rounds so please be mindful these resources are based on previous rounds and although a valuable resource, some aspects may yet be updated
The following resources are available to assist Wheatbelt applicants:
a.    Our office – please call our Director Regional Development Mandy Walker on 0428 372 179 or call the office on 9575 1888 and we can provide guidance and are happy to provide constructive comment on your draft application.
b.    For guidelines and application form visit the Business website.
c.    For tips see our BBRF Round 3 updated - Developing Infrastructure Funding Proposals Manual on our publications page.
d.    For detailed tips and advice, we have also prepared a series of tutorials. This resource is available for Wheatbelt organisations only.
        a. Tutorial 1 – An outline of the BBRF
        b. Tutorial 2 – The Business Case
        c. Tutorial 3 – Merit Criteria 1 – Economic Value
        d. Tutorial 4 – Merit Criteria 2 – Social Value
        e. Tutorial 5 – Merit Criteria 3 – Value for Money
        f. Tutorial 6 – Merit Criteria 4 -  Project Delivery
Each tutorial is around 30 minutes long and will provide helpful guidance for meeting the point requirement for each of the Merit Criteria.  To obtain access to these tutorials please contact Pippa on or 9575 1888.  
For "Letters of Support" we request project applications be submitted for review at least one week prior to the funding closing date, or preferably earlier, to allow support data and information to be prepared.

Fact Sheets for round 3 - 

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