Agriculture, Water and the Environment
The selection committee provides important transparency and independence in the appointment of Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC) directors. At the request of the Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, the FRDC Selection Committee will conduct a selection process to identify candidates for nomination to the minister for appointment as FRDC directors. Membership includes a presiding member and up to four other members nominated by the presiding member, in consultation with the FRDC representative organisations. All selection committee members are appointed by the minister.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Primary Industries Research and Development Act 1989

  • Paid Members?


  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members


  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    Yes, but not tabled

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization


  • Creation Date

    2 July 1991

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Dr. Michele Allan 26 February 2018 30 November 2020
Member Mr. James Fogarty 6 April 2018 30 November 2020
Member Mr. Aaron Irving 6 April 2018 30 November 2020
Member Ms. Helen Jenkins 6 April 2018 30 November 2020
Member Ms. Jane Lovell 6 April 2018 30 November 2020
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