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Deputy Administrator of the Indian Ocean Territories (Christmas Island and Cocos (Keeling) Islands)

Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
The Deputy Administrator has, and may exercise and perform, all the powers and functions of the Administrator of the Indian Ocean Territories. 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.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Administration Ordinance 1968 (CI), subsection 8(1) and Administration Ordinance 1975 (CKI), subsection 7(1)

  • Paid Members?


  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members


  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Creation Date

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