Environment and Energy
The Committee makes recommendations to the Minister on the quality of scientific research into, and the assessment of, the impacts of uranium mining operations on the environment in the Alligator Rivers Region. The Committee is comprised a Chair with scientific or technical qualifications, one member with scientific or technical qualifications appointed on the nomination of the Northern Land Council, and other independent scientific experts.

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 Region) Act 1978

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    14

  • 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 Dr. Jenny Stauber 1 November 2017 31 October 2020
Member Dr. Wendy Timms 1 November 2017 31 October 2020
Member Prof. John Zichy-Woinarsky 1 November 2017 30 October 2020
Member Assoc Professor Gavin Mudd 1 November 2017 31 October 2020
Member Prof. Kingsley Dixon 1 November 2017 31 October 2020
Member Dr. Gillian Hirth 1 November 2017 31 October 2020
Member Dr. Elizabeth Rumpff 1 November 2017 31 October 2020
Member Dr. Geoffrey Pickup 1 November 2017 31 October 2020
Member Dr. Christopher Brady 10 May 2018 9 May 2020
Member Professor Fran Sheldon 1 November 2017 31 October 2020
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