Office of Parliamentary Counsel

Office of Parliamentary Counsel (OPC) is the Commonwealth's principal provider of professional legislative drafting and publishing services. OPC delivers timely, high quality drafting and advisory services for Bills, legislative instruments and other instruments, prepares compilations of laws as amended and publishes legislation and government notices on behalf of more than 70 agencies. OPC also provides comprehensive, free access to Commonwealth legislation and related material through the ComLaw website.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    R. Management Board

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Parliamentary Counsel Act 1970

  • Paid Members?


  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members


  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    X. Internal Management

  • Auditor


  • Function Categorization

    Advisory Board

  • Creation Date

  • Postal Address

    Level 4, 28 Sydney Avenue
    FORREST ACT 2603

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Other Ms Bronwyn Livermore 17 March 2022 16 March 2029
Other Ms Rebecca Considine 11 December 2023 10 December 2030
CEO/Executive Director/Managing Director Ms Meredith Leigh 11 October 2021 10 October 2028
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