Education, Skills and Employment
The Regional Education Commissioner (the Commissioner) will be a champion for regional, rural and remote education, working with stakeholders across sectors to ensure all Australians can access and benefit from a high-quality education, regardless of where they live. The role of Commissioner was established in response to recommendations of the Independent Review into Regional, Rural and Remote Education (Halsey Review) and the National Regional, Rural and Remote Tertiary Education Strategy (Napthine Review).

Further information

  • Type of Body

    D. Advisory Body - Policy and Stakeholder Consultation

  • Established By / Under

    Cabinet

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    Yes, but not tabled

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Auditor

    Not Yet Appointed

  • Creation Date

    29 November 2021

Current single executive appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Regional Education Commissioner The Hon. Fiona Nash 13 December 2021 12 December 2024
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