Agriculture, Water and the Environment
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

    2 November 2000

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Mr. Rob de FĂ©gely AM 9 August 2021 15 November 2021
Member VACANT    
Member Ms. Katherine Teh 9 August 2021 15 November 2021
Member Mr. Russ Hughes 9 August 2021 15 November 2021
Member VACANT    
Member Ms. Alison Stone 9 August 2021 15 November 2021
Member Ms. Annabel Kater 9 August 2021 15 November 2021
Member Mr. Andrew Hurford 9 August 2021 15 November 2021
Member Ms. Diana Lloyd 9 August 2021 15 November 2021
Member Ms. Christine Briggs 9 August 2021 15 November 2021
Member Dr. David Brand 9 August 2021 15 November 2021
Member Ms. Penny Wells 9 August 2021 15 November 2021
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