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 The Hon. Dr. David Kemp 13 March 2018 12 March 2021
Member Associate Professor Don Garden OAM 13 March 2018 12 June 2019
Member Dr. Jane Harrington 13 March 2018 12 March 2021
Member Ms. Rachel Perkins 13 March 2018 12 March 2021
Member Dr. Stephen Morton 26 June 2016 25 June 2019
Member Dr. Jennifer Whinam 26 June 2016 25 June 2019
Member Dr. Lyndon Ormond-Parker 13 March 2018 12 March 2021
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