Economic Development Australia is a nationally recognised network of economic development professionals, fostering prosperity in communities across Australia.
Economic Development Australia is the national peak body for economic development professionals; building capacity, promoting excellence and providing leadership on issues that matter to our members.
Economic Development Australia’s activities are underpinned by four guiding principles:
1. Fostering a community of professionals
2. Promoting a culture of economic development excellence
3. Delivering influence and leadership on issues that matter to our members
4. Operating at best-practice governance standards
Established in 2007, EDA has over 700 members across Australia. The organisation is represented by State Practitioner Networks in Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia, Western Australia and the Territories
Membership is available for corporates and individuals.