Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority Advisory Board

Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
The APVMA Chief Executive Officer (CEO) was supported by an advisory board selected and appointed by the Minister for Agriculture. The CEO is responsible for the governance and management and of the authority, including the performance of its functions and the exercise of its powers. The advisory board provided advice and made recommendations to the CEO about the performance of a function or exercise of a power of APVMA. The advisory board did not have decision-making power, but assisted to inform the CEO on strategic matters and provided an expert consultative mechanism. As a result of the 2015-16 MYEFO, the advisory board ceased to operate.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Administration) Act 1992

  • Paid Members?


  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members


  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Auditor


  • Function Categorization

    Regulatory / Review / Inquiry / Commission

  • Creation Date

  • Postal Address

    102 Taylor Street
    Armidale NSW 2350

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