Seafarers Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Authority

Employment and Workplace Relations
Seafarers Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Authority - otherwise known as the Seacare Authority, comprises an independent Chairperson and Deputy Chairperson, the Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Maritime Safety Authority, two employer representatives and two employee representatives. The Seacare Authority oversees a scheme of occupational health and safety (OHS), rehabilitation and workers' compensation arrangements which applies to defined seafaring employees and, in relation to OHS, defined third parties.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    PGPA Rule (Schedule 1)

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    7

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    Yes

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Auditor

    ANAO

  • Function Categorization

    Executive Management

  • Creation Date

  • Postal Address

    121 Marcus Clarke St
    CANBERRA ACT 2601
    Australia

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Mr. Barry Sherriff 22 October 2020 21 October 2025
Deputy Chair Mr. Greg Vines 28 August 2023 27 August 2028
Other Mr. Jarrod Moran 28 January 2022 13 January 2025
Other VACANT
Other Ms. Angela Gillham 22 February 2023 9 October 2025
Other Mr. Jamie Newlyn 4 January 2024 6 December 2026
Member Ms. Sarah Cerche 10 October 2022 9 October 2025
Member VACANT
Member Mr. Nathan Niven 14 January 2022 13 January 2025
CEO/Executive Director/Managing Director Mr. Mick Kinley 1 July 2020 30 June 2024
Member Dr. Penny McCall Howard 7 December 2023 6 December 2026
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