District officers include the District team of District Director, Program Quality Director, and Club Growth Director. Other officers include the Division Directors, Area Directors, and Toastmasters Leadership Institute (TLI) Coordinators who help organise the club officer training in June to August and December to February.

As a District Leader, it is your responsibility to uphold the governing documents of Toastmasters International, foster an atmosphere of enjoyment, teamwork, and dedication in the spirit of learning, growing, and achieving, work to fulfil the district mission and strive to achieve recognition in the Distinguished District Program.

Moving forward, the District Leadership Kit will only be available as digital resources. This will enable new leaders to access the content sooner, eliminate mailing challenges and always have the most up-to-date information available. These documents will be regularly updated throughout the program year, so be on the lookout for the latest version.

District operating procedures

An updated guide with chapters including the district conference, expenses and administration

 Operating Procedures

area council meeting guidelines


 Appendix D


district awards


Appendix E



tyro (novice speech contest) rules


 Appendix F


additional procedures

Appendix G


District Recognition Program

Learn about the District Recognition Program and its renewed focus on club quality and member satisfaction.


Speech Contest Rulebook

Speech contest rules for the International, Evaluation, Humorous, Table Topics, Tall Tales and Video Speech Contests.


District Leader Tools Page

Additional tools and information to assist you in your role.


Budget Resources

2020-2021 Expense Claim Form

Expense Claim Form Guidelines