Current Publications

Corporate Documents

Regional Development Strategy 2016-25: The Strategy provides the common direction for regional development in Western Australia into the next decade. It is a plan to build on the potential of our regions for the benefit of all Western Australians.

Great Southern Regional Investment Blueprint: The Blueprint (16MB) guides long-term strategic planning for infrastructure and services in the region.

GSDC Annual Report: The GSDC 2015-2016 Annual Report (5MB) summarises the Commission's activities and includes financial statements.

GSDC Strategic Directions 2014-2020: The GSDC's Strategic Directions (0.5MB) guides the agency's activities.

Major Projects Register: Details of significant industry, infrastructure and construction-related projects under way in the region (0.7MB).

Disability Access and Inclusion Plan: The GSDC's Disability Access and Inclusion Plan (0.2MB) helps to ensure all members of the public can access the Commission's services and facilities.

Complaints Management Policy: The GSDC has an open and accessible complaints process, set out in the Complaints Management Policy (0.2MB), that seeks improvement through appropriate action.

Great Southern: A Region in Profile 2014: A concise summary of key indicators for the Great Southern economy (2.5MB).

Great Southern Workforce Development Plan 2013-2016: The Great Southern Workforce Development Plan (2MB) was produced in collaboration with the Department of Training and Workforce Development to identify future workforce needs of the Great Southern. For a quick overview, download the Executive Summary (1MB).

Katanning Workforce Development Plan 2015-2018: The Katanning Workforce Development Plan was produced in collaboration with the Department of Training and Workforce Development to identify future workforce needs of Katanning.

Other information

Exploration and mining on private land: For the owners of farming properties in the Central Great Southern, the GSDC has a guide to exploration and mining (0.2MB) on private (agricultural) land.

Code of conduct for the owners of farming properties, miners and explorers: The code of conduct for the owners of farming properties, miners and explorers (0.2MB) is for persons involved with exploration or mining on private (agricultural) land in the Central Great Southern.