The academic journal “Public Administration and Regional Development” focuses on the issues of public administration at the state, regional and local level in Ukraine and abroad, peculiarities of public administration development in various spheres and prospects for their improvement.


The Editorial Board of the Public Administration and Regional Development carries out a preliminary verification of submitted texts to examine their relevance for the profile of the periodical and conformity to editorial requirements.

Texts that have been initially approved are submitted for reviews by two reviewers. The names of the reviewers of individual texts are not disclosed.

The principle of anonymity is observed in the review process with respect to the author and the reviewers (double-blind review process).

The reviewers evaluating the text fill in a review form. This form is available from the website of the periodical.

The function of the review is consultative, which means that the final decision of accepting the text for print is made by the periodical’s Editorial Board.

To submit an article to the Public Administration and Regional Development, you need to add the results of the Plagiarism Test. Authors without an academic degree must also submit a certified review of the Doctor of Science in Public Administration.


This journal practices a policy of immediate open access to published content, supporting the principles of the free dissemination of scientific information and the global exchange of knowledge for the sake of universal social progress.


The source of funding for the journal is copyright fees.