Health
The Aged Care Financing Authority (ACFA) provides independent advice to the Government on funding and financing issues, informed by consultation with consumers, and the aged care and finance sectors. Members are appointed by the Minister for Aged Care.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Committee Principles 2014 under the Aged Care Act 1997, section 96-3(1)(a)

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    12

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    Yes, but not tabled

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization

    Other

  • Creation Date

    1 August 2012

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Mr Mr. Michael Callaghan 1 May 2018 30 April 2021
Deputy Chair Mr. Nick Mersiades 25 April 2019 24 April 2020
Member Ms. Susan Emerson 31 December 2016 31 December 2019
Member Ms. Louise Biti 31 December 2016 31 December 2019
Member Mr. Mike Rungie 31 December 2016 31 December 2019
Member Mr. Ian Yates 25 April 2019 24 April 2020
Member Ms. Natalie Smith 18 February 2019 17 February 2022
Member Mr Michael Woods 18 February 2019 17 February 2022
Member Mr. Gary Barnier 25 April 2019 24 April 2021
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