Evidence-based Research and Consultancy Services

Our primary objective is to work with local stakeholders (private and public) to advance economic development in the region.  Our emphasis is on economic development and employment growth. As a Not-For-Profit, we are able to offer our Research and Consultancy services at a far more attractive rate than the private sector.


Our Staff Skill-Set and Resources

  • Networks into all tiers of government
  • Economic analysis (benefit-cost analysis, economic impact assessments, feasibility studies, business cases etc.)
  • Financial analysis (business case profitability, cash-flow, return on investment etc.)
  • Impartial analysis and advice
  • Access to REMPLAN Economic Modelling Software
  • Access to over 700+ IBISWorld Industry Reports
  • Project management
  • Marketing and Public Relations
  • Graphic design
  • Conference/workshop organisation
  • Skilled migration assistance
  • Media production (written, sound, video)
  • E-Commerce solutions
  • Translation services


To find out more, download the brochure below or call us on 02 6771 0700.

DownloadRDA-NI Research and Consultancy Brochure (3.7 MB)

“RDANI have provided extensive assistance to Armidale Regional Council for a number of years now. They are our first port-of-call when seeking an evidence base to progress new projects and initiatives. Their collective knowledge of and access to socio-economic data at the local and regional level is unsurpassed.”
Harold Ritch, Project Manager Economic Development, Tourism & Marketing, Armidale Regional Council


“I would like to offer the Board’s sincere appreciation and congratulations on the completion of an outstanding Namoi Investment Prospectus in terms of content, structure and presentation which promises to attract significant agricultural value-added investment to the Namoi Region.”
Clr Andrew Hope, Mayor Liverpool Plains Shire Council and Namoi Councils Joint Organisation Chairperson.