Individuals and Travellers

Regional Certifying Bodies

Regional Certifying Bodies must provide advice on the employer nomination under the Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme Direct Entry stream before it can be approved by the department.

A certifying body is an organisation which has been approved for this purpose by the Minister for Immigration and Border Protection.

Below is a list of certifying bodies.

Australian Capital Territory

Manager
Skilled and Business Migration
ACT Economic Development Directorate
GPO Box 158
Canberra City ACT 2601
Telephone: 02 6207 1957
Fax: 02 6207 0033
Email: businessmigration@act.gov.au
Website: Canberra create your future

New South Wales

Central NSW

Executive Officer
Regional Development Australia, Central West Inc.
PO Box 172
Orange NSW 2800
Telephone: 02 6369 1600
Fax: 02 6369 1611
Email: sharon@rdacentralwest.org.au
Website: Regional Development Australia – Central West

Manager
Regional Development Australia, Orana Inc.
PO Box 1357
Dubbo NSW 2830
Telephone: 02 6885 1488
Fax: 02 6885 1468
Email: admin@rdaorana.org.au
Website: Regional Development Australia - Orana

Far South Coast NSW

Executive Officer
Regional Development Australia, Far South Coast
PO Box 1227
Nowra NSW 2541
Telephone: 02 4422 9011
Fax: 02 4422 5080
Email: admin@rdafsc.com.au
Website: Regional Development Australia – South Coast

Northern NSW

Administration Officer
Regional Development Australia, Hunter Inc.
Level 3, 251 Wharf Road
Newcastle NSW 2300
Telephone: 02 4908 7300
Fax: 02 4929 1218
Email: admin@rdahunter.org.au
Website: Regional Development Australia – Hunter

Regional Certifying Officer
Regional Development Australia, Northern Rivers Inc.
PO Box 146
Lismore NSW 2480
Telephone: 02 6622 4011
Fax: 02 6621 4608
Email: rda@rdanorthernrivers.org.au
Website: Regional Certifying Body – Northern Rivers

Project Officer, Migration
Regional Development Australia, Northern Inland Inc.
PO Box 72
Armidale NSW 2350
Telephone: 02 6771 2790
Fax: 02 6771 4034
Email:migration@rdani.org.au
Website:Regional Development Australia – Northern Inland

Program Administrator
Regional Development Australia, Mid North Coast
Suite 3 Oxley House
133-137 Gordon Street
Port Macquarie NSW 2444
Telephone: 02 5525 1500
Email: admin@rdamidnorthcoast.org.au
Website: Regional Development Australia – Mid North Coast

Eastern NSW

Regional Certifying Officer
Regional Development Australia, Central Coast Inc.
PO Box 240
Ourimbah NSW 2258
Telephone: 02 4349 4949
Fax: 02 4349 4956
Email:mail@rdacc.org.au
Website:Regional Development Australia – Central Coast

Southern NSW

RCB Officer
Regional Development Australia, Southern Inland Inc.
PO Box 1774
Queanbeyan NSW 2620
Telephone: 02 6297 0922
Fax: 02 6297 0911
Email: rcb@rdasi.org.au
Website:Regional Development Australia – Southern Inland

Team Leader, Skilled Migration
Regional Development Australia, Murray Inc.
PO Box 3417
Albury NSW 2640
Telephone: 02 6058 0600
Fax: 02 6058 0699
Email:administration@rdamurray.org.au
Website:Regional Development Australia - Murray

Skilled Migration Officer
Regional Development Australia, Riverina Inc.
PO Box 479
Level 4, 72-76 Morgan Street
Wagga Wagga NSW 2650
Telephone:02 6933 7106
Fax: 02 6921 4679
Email:migration@rdariverina.org.au
Website:Regional Development Australia – Riverina

Western NSW

Chief Executive Officer
Regional Development Australia, Far West Inc.
PO Box 1010
Broken Hill NSW 2880
Telephone:08 8087 8383
Fax:08 8087 8413
Email:admin@rdafarwestnsw.org.au
Website: Regional Development Australia – Far West

NSW Coordination

Manager, Skilled Migration
Business Migration and Industry Skills
NSW Government - Industry and Investment
GPO Box 5477
Sydney NSW 2001
Telephone: 02 9338 6692
Fax: 02 9338 6728
Email:bizmigration@business.nsw.gov.au
Website:Business Migration: Industry and Investment NSW

Northern Territory

Migration NT
Department of Business
GPO Box 3200
Darwin NT 0801
Telephone: 08 8999 5264
Fax: 08 8999 6096
Email: migration@nt.gov.au
Website:Migration Northern Territory

Queensland

Manager
Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland Head Office
Industry House
375 Wickham Terrace
Brisbane Qld 4000
Telephone: 07 3842 2294
Fax: 07 3013 3422
Email:rcb@cciq.com.au
Website: Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland

South East Queensland

Regional Migration Services
Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (Gold Coast & Hinterland)
PO Box 7066
Gold Coast Mail Centre Qld 9726
Telephone: 0418 750 679
Fax: 07 3013 3422
Email:rcb@cciq.com.au
Website:Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland

Regional Migration Services
Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (Sunshine Coast, Wide Bay and Burnett)
PO Box 1087
Mooloolaba Qld 4557
Telephone: 07 3842 2732
Fax: 07 3013 3422
Email:rcb@cciq.com.au
Website:Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland

South West Queensland

Regional Migration Services
Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (Toowoomba & South West Queensland)
PO Box 1410
Toowoomba Qld 4350
Telephone: 07 4602 1201
Fax: 07 3013 3422
Email:rcb@cciq.com.au
Website:Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland

Governance Manager
Maranoa Regional Council
(formally Roma Regional Council)
PO Box 42
Mitchell Qld 4465
Telephone: 1300 007 662
Fax: 07 4624 6990
Email:council@maranoa.qld.gov.au

Central Queensland

Regional Migration Services
Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (Rockhampton & Central Queensland)
PO Box 829
Rockhampton Qld 4700
Telephone: 07 4922 1278
Fax: 07 3013 3422
Email: rcb@cciq.com.au
Website:Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland

Manager
Mount Isa Chamber of Commerce Inc.
PO Box 1705
Mount Isa Qld 4825
Telephone: 07 4743 9881
Fax: 07 4743 7266
Email:admin@mountisachamber.com.au
Website:Mount Isa Chamber of Commerce

Chief Executive Officer
Winton Shire Council
PO Box 288
Winton Qld 4735
Telephone: 07 4657 1188
Fax: 07 4657 1342
Email:info@winton.qld.gov.au
Website: Winton Shire Council

General Manager
Central Western Queensland Remote Area Planning and Development Board Inc.
PO Box 592
Longreach Qld 4730
Telephone: 07 4652 5600
Fax: 07 4652 5699
Email:gm@rapad.com.au
Website: RAPAD

Manager
Regional Development Australia, Fitzroy and Central West
PO Box 6498
CQ Mail Centre Qld 4702
Telephone: 07 4921 3639
Fax: 07 4922 3732
Email:admin@cqacc.com.au
Website: Regional Development Australia – (Fitzroy and Central West)

Manager
Gladstone Area Promotion and Development Limited
PO Box 5186
Gladstone Qld 4680
Telephone: 07 4972 4000
Fax: 07 4972 5006
Email:gapdl@gapdl.com.au
Website: GAPDL

North Queensland

Migration Coordinator
Cairns Chamber of Commerce Inc.
PO Box 2336
Cairns Qld 4870
Telephone: 07 4031 1838
Fax: 07 4031 0883
Email:migration@cairnschamber.com.au
Website:Cairns Chamber of Commerce

Regional Migration Services
Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (Cairns and Far North Queensland)
PO Box 7786
Cairns Qld 4870
Telephone: 0400 073 305
Fax: 07 3013 3422
Email:rcb@cciq.com.au
Website:Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland

Regional Migration Services
Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland – Mackay
PO Box 795
Mackay Qld 4740
Telephone: 0419 167 865
Fax: 07 3013 3422
Email:rcb@cciq.com.au
Website:Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland

Manager
Business Development Executive, Economic Development,
Townsville Enterprise Limited
PO Box 1043
Townsville Qld 4810
Telephone: 07 4726 2728
Fax: 07 4726 2700
Email:ecograd@tel.com.au
Website:Townsville Enterprise

Regional Migration Services
Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (Townsville & North Qld)
PO Box 3241
Aitkenvale BC
Hermit Park Qld 4812
Telephone: 07 4955 8700
Fax: 07 3013 3422
Email:rcb@cciq.com.au
Website:Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland

South Australia

Regional Employer Sponsored Migration
Immigration South Australia
Department of State Development (DSD)
GPO Box 1264
Adelaide SA 5001
Telephone: 08 8303 2420
Fax: 08 8303 2040
Email:esu.sa@sa.gov.au
Website:South Australia - Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme

Tasmania

Business and Skilled Migration Unit
Department of Sta​te Growth
GPO Box 646
Hobart Tas. 7001
Telephone: 03 6165 5050
Fax: 03 6233 5800
Email:rsms@migration.tas.gov.au
Website:Tasmanian Government – Migrating to Tasmania

Victoria

Grampians
City of Ballarat
Cultural Diversity Unit
PO Box 655
Ballarat Vic. 3353 
Telephone: 03 5320 5180
Website:City of Ballarat

Loddon Mallee
Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
56-60 King Street
Bendigo Vic. 3550
Telephone: 03 4433 8020
Website: Live in Victoria

Geelong and surrounds

Enterprise Geelong
City of Greater Geelong
PO Box 104
Geelong Vic. 3220
Email:rcb@geelongcity.vic.gov.au
Website:Geelong Regional Certifying Body (RCB)

Gippsland
Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
33 Breed Street
Traralgon Vic. 3844
Telephone: 03 5116 7317 
Website: Live in Victoria

Hume – Shepparton
Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
PO Box 1389
Shepparton Vic 3632
Telephone: 03 5895 4100
Website: Live in Victoria

Swan Hill and Mildura
Economic Development Unit
Swan Hill Rural City Council
PO Box 488 Swan Hill Vic. 3585
Telephone: 03 5032 3033
Website: Swan Hill Region

Great South Coast
Manager – Business Support
Warrnambool City Council
PO Box 198
Warrnambool Vic. 3280
Telephone: 03 5559 4800
Website:Warrnambool City Council

Wangaratta and Wodonga

Workforce Sustainability Officer
Rural City of Wangaratta
Wangaratta Government Centre
62–68 Ovens Street, Wangaratta, Vic. 3677
Telephone: 03 5722 0772
Website:Rural City of Wangaratta

Wimmera
Wimmera Development Association
62 Darlot Street
Horsham Vic 3400
Telephone: 03 5381 6500
Website:Wimmera Development Association

Western Australia

Team Leader
Skilled Migration WA
Department of Training and Workforce Development
GPO Building, Level 7, 3 Forrest Place
Perth WA 6000
Telephone: 08 9224 6593
Fax: 08 9421 1391
Email:migration@dtwd.wa.gov.au
Website: www.migration.wa.gov.au

Administration Officer
Regional Development Australia Goldfields Esperance
PO Box 10331
Kalgoorlie WA 6433
Telephone: 08 9091 6051
Fax: 08 9022 9151
Email:admin@rdage.com.au
Website:Regional Development Australia Goldfields Esperance

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