Industry, Science, Energy and Resources
The Emissions Reduction Assurance Committee (ERAC) is an independent, expert committee which assesses whether methods meet the requirements of the Emissions Reduction Fund and provides advice to the Minister for the Environment and Energy.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative) Act 2011

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    9

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    No

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization

    Advisory Board

  • Creation Date

    13 December 2014

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Mr. David Byers 15 December 2020 14 December 2023
Member Ms. Allison Hortle 1 January 2021 31 December 2023
Member Prof. Alex McBratney 17 June 2021 16 June 2024
Member Dr. Beverley Henry 15 June 2020 30 June 2021
Member Ms. Margaret Thomson 15 June 2020 14 June 2023
Member Dr. Brian Fisher 1 January 2021 31 December 2023
Member Ms. Helen Bennett 1 January 2021 31 December 2023
Member Mr. Mick Keogh 1 January 2021 31 December 2023
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