Following the 2022 Federal Election outcome an interim Ministry has now been sworn in and the caretaker period has ceased. Further updates to this website will be made in due course.


Administrator of Norfolk Island

Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
The Administrator is appointed by the Governor-General under the Norfolk Island Administrator Ordinance 2016 and is the most senior Australian Government representative on Norfolk Island.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Norfolk Island Act 1979

  • Paid Members?


  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members


  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Auditor


  • Creation Date

  • Postal Address

    New Military Barracks
    Norfolk Island NSW 2899

Current single executive appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Administrator of Norfolk Island Mr. Eric Hutchinson 1 April 2019 31 March 2023
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