Its 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?


  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members


  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization

    Advisory Board

  • Creation Date

    6 June 1984

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair VACANT    
Deputy Chair VACANT    
Member VACANT    
Member VACANT    
Member The Hon. Neil Brown 6 May 2016 5 May 2019
Member Dr Philip Robertson 5 May 2016 4 May 2019
Member VACANT    
Member VACANT    
Member VACANT    
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