Committee Member

  • ACT Government
  • ACT, Australia
  • 12 Jul, 2021
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Job Description

Closes: 12 August 2021

Classification: Part-time Public Office Holder
Position No: Firearms Advisory Committee Member
Directorate: Independent Statutory Offices including boards, tribunals and committees
Advertised (Gazettal date): 12 July 2021
Contact Officer: Nicola Sheville on

Details: The ACT Justice and Community Safety Directorate is calling for Expressions of Interest for appointment to the Firearms Advisory Committee (the Committee). Work of the Committee - The role of the Committee is to provide advice to the Minister for Police and Emergency Services on:
(a) the operation of the Firearms Act 1996, regulations made under the Firearms Act 1996, and other related legislation, including making recommendations for improving their operation;
(b) Commonwealth, State and Territory firearms matters, including the National Firearms Agreement, to help inform the Minister’s position on national firearms issues; and
(c) other matters related to firearms referred to the Committee by the Minister.

Job Description:
The Committee consists of a maximum of 10 members. Members will be appointed for a period of three years and will be expected to meet at least twice a year. Members are not remunerated for their work on the Committee. Members will be asked to sign a code of conduct and conflict of interest declaration.

How to Apply:
For further information regarding the position and to apply, please visit the ACT Diversity Register Board here.

Career interest categories:
Boards, Committees and Tribunals

Job Closing Date

12 Aug, 2021