Attorney-General's
The principal function is to furnish advice to the Minister and the Director-General of the Archives on matters that relate to the functions of the Archives. The Minister or the Director-General may refer matters relating to the functions of the Archives to the Council for advice, or the Council may offer advice of its own accord.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Archives Act 1983

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    13

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    Yes

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization

    Advisory Board

  • Creation Date

    6 June 1984

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Dr. Denver Beanland 30 June 2018 29 June 2021
Deputy Chair VACANT    
Member Prof. Sally Walker 15 December 2017 14 December 2020
Member Prof. John Williams 24 November 2018 23 November 2021
Member Dr Philip Robertson FTSE 5 May 2019 4 May 2022
Member Dr Rosemary Laing 14 September 2017 13 September 2020
Member Anne Henderson 24 November 2018 23 November 2021
Member Senator Claire Moore 15 February 2018 14 February 2021
Member Emeritus Professor Prof. Peter Boyce AO 12 October 2017 11 October 2020
Member Mr Mr. Adam Creighton 12 October 2017 11 October 2020
Member Jade Balfour 24 November 2018 23 November 2021
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