Communications and the Arts
The Film Certification Advisory Board (FCAB) issues provisional certificates for 'Location and PDV Offsets' under section 376-45 of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997, which are refundable tax offsets for Australian expenditure incurred in creating films. The Board also advises the Minister on policy relevant to issuing the certificates. Members include the chair (departmental official) and two other members appointed by the Minister for the Arts.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Income Tax Assessment Act 1997 and Film Certification Advisory Board Rules 2008

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    3

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    No, but noted in parent's annual report

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization

    Advisory Board

  • Creation Date

    5 February 2008

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Ms. Lyn Allan 11 March 2014 10 March 2020
Member Mr. Ben Grant 27 July 2015 26 July 2018
Member Ms. Miranda Culley 1 May 2016 30 April 2019
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