Joint Accreditation System of Australia/New Zealand Governing Board

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Joint Accreditation System of Australia and New Zealand (JASANZ) accredits conformity assessment bodies in the fields of certification and inspection. JASANZ operations are overseen by a governing board comprising of ten members, six of whom are appointed by the Australian Government, and three by the New Zealand Government. The Chief Executive of JASANZ is the tenth member. The Treaty between Australia and New Zealand concerning the Establishment of the Governing Board, Technical Advisory Council and Accreditation Review Board of the Joint Accreditation System of Australia and New Zealand (the Treaty) signed on 25 March 1998. Declared an International Organisation under the Joint Accreditation System of Australia and New Zealand (Privileges and Immunities) Regulations 1998.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    H. Inter Jurisdictional and International Bodies

  • Established By / Under

    Agreement / Treaty / Council Order

  • Established By/Under More info

    Agreement between Australia and New Zealand concerning the Establishment of the Governing Board, Technical Advisory Council and Accreditation Review Board of the Joint Accreditation System of Australia and New Zealand

  • Paid Members?

    No

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    10

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    Yes, but not tabled

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization

    Executive Management

  • Creation Date

  • Postal Address

    4 Phipps Close
    Deakin ACT 2600
    Australia

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Ms. Jeanette Roberts 12 March 2024 11 March 2027
Deputy Chair VACANT
Other Ms. Alison Drury 1 March 2021 Determined by the appointer
Member Dr. Mark Burgess 25 March 2024 24 March 2027
Member VACANT
Member VACANT
Member VACANT
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