The Armidale Diocesan Investment Group (ADIG) was established in 1974 by Bishop Harry Kennedy.

Since then it has been commissioned by the Bishops of Armidale to assist them in advancing the pastoral work of the Catholic Church in the Diocese of Armidale. This is done in the following ways:

  • providing all the loan finance required by the Diocese, parishes, schools and other organisations within the Diocese.
  • a cash distribution to the Diocese enable the Bishop to fund the ongoing expenses of various Diocesan activities.
  • Each year the ADIG also provides a cash distribution to each parish.
  • Services to account holders


131 Barney Street

(PO Box 509)

Armidale NSW 2350

Phone: (02) 6772 8311



127a Bridge St

(PO Box 3619)

Tamworth NSW 2340

Phone: 02 6765 9256


For more information visit ADIG’s website at

Disclosure Statement

The Armidale Diocesan Investment Group (ADIG) is not subject to the provisions of the Corporation Act 2001 nor has it been examined or approved by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission. Deposits with ADIG are guaranteed by CDPF Limited, a company established by the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference for this purpose. We welcome your investment with the ADIG rather than with a profit oriented commercial organisation as a conscious commitment by you to support the Charitable, Religious and Educational works of the Catholic Church. Neither ADIG nor the Trustees of the Roman Catholic Church for the Diocese of Armidale are prudentially supervised by the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority; contributions to ADIG do not obtain the benefit of the depositor protection provisions of the Banking Act 1959; ADIG is designed for investors who wish to promote the charitable purposes of ADIG.