Environment and Energy
The Council advises the Australian Government on policies and programs concerning the preservation of Australian heritage. Members are appointed by the Minister under the Australian Heritage Council Act 2003, section 4. Council comprised of a chair, 6 members and 2 up to associate members.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Australian Heritage Council Act 2003

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    9

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    No, but noted in parent's annual report

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization

    Regulatory / Review / Inquiry / Commission

  • Creation Date

    1 January 2004

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Dr. David Kemp AC 26 June 2016 4 March 2018
Member Dr. Lyndon Ormond-Parker 25 February 2015 24 February 2018
Member Associate Professor Don Garden OAM 25 February 2015 24 February 2018
Member Dr. Jane Harrington 25 February 2015 24 February 2018
Member Ms. Rachel Perkins 25 February 2015 24 February 2018
Member Dr. Stephen Morton 28 June 2016 25 June 2019
Member Dr. Jennifer Whinam 25 June 2017 25 June 2019
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