Services Australia (Part of the Social Services Portfolio)
Australian Hearing Services (Hearing Australia) is the largest provider of government funded hearing services. Hearing Australia provides hearing services to clients eligible under the Australian Government Hearing Services Program. Its services include assessing hearing, fitting hearing devices and providing rehabilitative programs to help eligible clients manage their hearing impairment.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    R. Management Board

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Australian Hearing Services Act 1991

  • Paid Members?


  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members


  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    X. Internal Management

  • Auditor


  • Function Categorization

    Executive Management

  • Creation Date

    1 July 1992

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Dr. Peta Seaton AM 8 December 2017 7 December 2020
Specialist Mr. Kim Keogh 21 March 2019 Determined by the appointer
Director/Non-Executive Director Mr. Christopher Crawford PSM 30 August 2017 29 August 2020
CEO/Executive Director/Managing Director Mr. Kim Terrell 1 September 2018 31 August 2023
Director/Non-Executive Director Mrs. Sam Andersen 30 August 2017 29 August 2020
Director/Non-Executive Director Ms. Jody Currie 30 August 2017 29 August 2020
Director/Non-Executive Director Ms. Sarah Vaughan 30 August 2017 29 August 2020
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