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Advisory Committee on Chemicals Scheduling

Health
The Advisory Committee on Chemicals Scheduling (ACCS) provides advice to the Minister for Health and the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) on issues relating to the classification and scheduling of chemicals and other amendments to the Poisons Standard.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 & Therapeutic Goods Regulations 1990

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    15

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    No

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization

    Advisory Board

  • Creation Date

  • Postal Address

    PO Box 100 (MDP 122)
    Woden ACT 2606
    Australia

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Dr. Paul Brent 6 February 2020 31 December 2022
Member Ms. Louise Wichmann 1 January 2022 Determined by the appointer
Member VACANT
Member Ms. Annette Ruhotas Morgan 1 January 2022 Determined by the appointer
Member Dr. Vivian Fung 11 June 2020 31 December 2022
Member Prof. Lisa Nissen 11 August 2020 31 December 2022
Member Ms. Catherine Oh 22 January 2020 31 December 2022
Member Dr. Rose Cairns 1 January 2022 31 December 2024
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