NSW Government Boards and Committees Register

NSW Government boards and committees provide leadership, direction and accountability across many areas of the government's work.

Serving on a government board, committee or statutory authority is a rewarding and productive way to get involved and help shape NSW.

Residents of NSW who would like to make a contribution to their community are eligible to join the Register and be considered for a government board or committee.

Recommendations for appointment are based on skills and qualifications. To ensure an equitable representation, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, women, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, young people and people with disabilities are all encouraged to join the Register.

The process for appointing people to board roles is highly competitive. Joining the Register does not guarantee a board position.

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  • NSW Rural Assistance Authority Board

    Closing date: 28th February, 2021
    Published: 17th February, 2021
    Related interests: Primary Industries, Regional Development
    Region: Statewide

    The NSW Government, through the NSW Rural Assistance Authority (RAA), provides significant financial assistance to help farmers become resilient, self-reliant and sustainable. Financial assistance is also provided to small businesses and primary producers to help them recover from natural disaster events.

  • Local Health District and Specialty Network Boards

    Closing date: 28th February, 2021
    Published: 12th January, 2021
    Related interests: Health, Medical Research, Mental Health
    Region: Central Coast, Central West & Orana, Far West, Hunter, Illawarra-Shoalhaven, New England & North West, North Coast, Riverina Murray, South East & Tablelands, Sydney, Western Sydney

    The NSW Government is inviting applications from people interested in becoming a member of a Local Health District Board or Specialty Network Board. The Boards are responsible for overseeing an effective governance and risk management framework for the district/network, setting its strategic directions, ensuring high standards of professional and ethical...

  • Murrumbidgee Environmental Water Advisory Group

    Closing date: 5th March, 2021
    Published: 8th February, 2021
    Related interests: Environment, Lands and Water
    Region: Riverina Murray

    The Department of Planning, Industry and Environment invites members of the community to apply for the position of Chairperson for the Murrumbidgee Environmental Water Advisory Group (EWAG).

  • Rice Marketing Board of NSW

    Closing date: 9th March, 2021
    Published: 23rd February, 2021
    Related interests: Primary Industries
    Region: Statewide

    Expression of Interest for the Rice Marketing Board for the state of NSW

  • Mungindi Antique Machinery Display Reserve Land Manager

    Closing date: 11th March, 2021
    Published: 3rd February, 2021
    Related interests: Lands and Water
    Region: New England & North West

  • Wallangra Landcare (R.160046) Reserve Land Manager

    Closing date: 11th March, 2021
    Published: 5th February, 2021
    Related interests:
    Region: New England & North West

  • Norah Head Lighthouse Reserve Land Manager

    Closing date: 12th March, 2021
    Published: 3rd February, 2021
    Related interests: Lands and Water
    Region: Hunter

    The Norah Head Lighthouse Reserve Land Manager manages the Reserve No. 1003869 at Norah Head notified on 6 Sep 2002 for Heritage Purposes, Public Recreation and Coastal Environmental Protection. The term of appointment will be for a period not exceeding 5 years.

  • Dargan Creek Reserve Land Manager

    Closing date: 15th March, 2021
    Published: 22nd December, 2020
    Related interests: Lands and Water
    Region: Central West & Orana

    The Dargan Creek Reserve Land Manager manages the Reserve No. 1014490 at Bell notified on 29-Feb-2008 for Public Recreation. The term of appointment will be for a period not exceeding 5 years.

  • Finley Lake Land Manager

    Closing date: 17th March, 2021
    Published: 3rd February, 2021
    Related interests: Lands and Water
    Region: South East & Tablelands

    APPLICATION FOR APPOINTMENT OF BOARD MEMBERS

  • Torrington War Memorial & Recreation Reserve Land Manager

    Closing date: 19th March, 2021
    Published: 3rd February, 2021
    Related interests: Lands and Water, Sport
    Region: New England & North West

    APPLICATION FOR APPOINTMENT OF BOARD MEMBERS