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Forest and Wood Products Council

Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
The Forest and Wood Products Council (FWPC) is a statutory council under the Regional Forest Agreements Act 2002. The FWPC is the vehicle being used to deliver the Government's Forest Industry Advisory Council. Members will provide informative consultation and recommendations on proposed legislation and policies impacting on the industry. Members have a broad range of forestry expertise and are well-placed to inform government about key issues impacting the sector. The councillors come from a range of sectors within the forestry industry and community, including sawmilling, private forestry, plantations, wood product importers, and manufacturers.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Regional Forest Agreements Act 2002

  • Paid Members?

    No

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    12

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization

    Advisory Board

  • Creation Date

  • Postal Address

    18 Marcus Clarke St
    Canberra ACT 2600
    Australia

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Mr. Rob de Fégely 26 April 2022 15 April 2025
Member Ms. Penny Wells 6 April 2022 15 April 2025
Member Dr. David Brand 7 April 2022 15 April 2025
Member VACANT
Member Mr. Frank Miller 19 April 2022 15 April 2025
Member Ms. Christine Briggs 13 April 2022 15 April 2025
Member Mr. Ian Telfer 4 April 2022 15 April 2025
Member Mr. Russ Hughes 12 April 2022 15 April 2025
Member Mr. Andrew Hurford 6 April 2022 15 April 2025
Member Ms. Katherine Teh 5 April 2022 15 April 2025
Member Ms. Katie Fowden 5 April 2022 15 April 2025
Member Ms. Diana Lloyd 12 April 2022 15 April 2025
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