Environment and Energy
The Committee facilitates consultation and information sharing between key stakeholders for the protection and restoration of the environment from the effects of uranium mining operations in the Alligator River Region. Members (and deputy members) appointed by the Minister include representatives from the Northern Territory Government, local government, the mining industry, the ARPANSA and the Department of Industry and Science.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Environment Protection (Alligator Rivers Regions) Act 1978

  • Paid Members?

    No

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    30

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    No, but noted in parent's annual report

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Auditor

    ANAO

  • Function Categorization

    Advisory Board

  • Creation Date

    16 February 1994

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Prof. Charles Webb 20 May 1998 Determined by the appointer
Member Dr. Kevin Frost 7 June 2017 Determined by the appointer
Member Mr. Keith Tayler 26 June 2005 Determined by the appointer
Member Ms. Sally Barnes 1 February 2014 Determined by the appointer
Member Mr. Adam Thompson 31 July 2013 Determined by the appointer
Member Mr. Justin O'Brien 23 March 2009 Determined by the appointer
Member Mr. Justin Tutty 7 June 2017 Determined by the appointer
Member Mr. Xavier Schobben 31 March 2011 Determined by the appointer
Member Mr. Peter Waggitt 3 April 2012 Determined by the appointer
Member Mr. Michael Sheldrick 12 August 2009 Determined by the appointer
Member Dr. Marcus Grzechnik 7 June 2017 Determined by the appointer
Member Mr. Rick Ticker 7 June 2017 Determined by the appointer
Member Mr. Joe Potter 13 July 2017 Determined by the appointer
Member Mr. Bradley Feldtman 7 June 2017 Determined by the appointer
Member Ms. Virginia Leitch 7 June 2017 Determined by the appointer
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