Inaugural Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Council – Nominations NOW OPEN!

Posted: June 27th, 2022

The State Government is seeking members for the inaugural Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Council (ACH Council).

The ACH Council will be the State Government’s peak strategic body for Aboriginal cultural heritage matters, providing advice to the Aboriginal Affairs Minister on Aboriginal cultural heritage matters, designate local Aboriginal cultural heritage services, and approve Aboriginal cultural heritage permits and management plans.

The ACH Council will consist of two Aboriginal chairpersons and include up to nine members on the council, with a requirement for the majority to be Aboriginal people.

Knowledge or experience in Aboriginal cultural heritage is required. Other areas of expertise that may be considered include archaeology, anthropology, engineering, and urban and regional planning.

The call out for nominations opens 23 June 2022 and will close at 5pm on Friday 22 July 2022.

To nominate click here or to find out more, call (08) 6551 8002.