Communications and the Arts
The Committee advises the Minister on the operation of the Act, the National Cultural Heritage Control List, and the National Cultural Heritage Account. 10 members comprising four persons, each of whom represents a different collecting institution, a member of Universities Australia, a nominee of the Minister for Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs, and four other persons with experience relevant to the cultural heritage of Australia - appointed by 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

    Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act 1986

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    10

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    No, but noted in parent's annual report

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization

    Advisory Board

  • Creation Date

    2 July 1987

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Dr. Patrick Greene OBE 21 January 2016 21 January 2018
Member Prof. Duncan Chappell 21 January 2016 21 January 2018
Member Mr. Joseph Eisenberg OAM 21 January 2016 21 January 2018
Member Ms Ms. Lisa Slade 4 July 2017 31 January 2019
Member Associate Professor Prof. Henrietta Marrie 4 July 2017 31 January 2019
Member Mr. Tim Sullivan 21 January 2016 21 January 2018
Member Ms Dr. Janda Gooding 4 July 2017 31 January 2019
Member Ms. Margie West AM 21 January 2016 21 January 2018
Member Prof. Suzanne Miller 22 January 2016 20 January 2018
Member Dr. Graeme Were 21 January 2016 21 January 2018
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