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The Administrator is the most senior Australian Government representative in the Territories and is responsible for the law, order and good governance of the Territories. Established by the Christmas Island Act 1958 and Administration Ordinance 1968 (CI); and Cocos (Keeling) Act 1955 and Administration Ordinance 1975 (CKI).

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Christmas Island Act 1958 and Administration Ordinance 1968 (CI) and Cocos (Keeling) Act 1955 and Administration Ordinance 1975 (CKI)

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    2

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Creation Date

    13 May 1968

Current single executive appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Administrator of the Indian Ocean Territories (Christmas and Cocos (Keeling) Islands) Ms. Natasha Griggs 5 October 2020 4 October 2022
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