Aboriginal Cultural heritage Advisory Committee (NSW) Call for nominations

Do you want to make a contribution to Aboriginal cultural heritage management in NSW?

Do you have experience in working with other Aboriginal people to address significant cultural heritage management issues?

The NSW Government is inviting nominations from Aboriginal persons for the appointment of four (4) members to the Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Advisory Committee (ACHAC).

ACHAC advises the Minister and Department on matters relating to the identification, assessment and management of Aboriginal cultural heritage in NSW.

Nominations are invited to fill current and future vacancies that may arise.

Nominees must be:

  • Nominees of Aboriginal elders groups; or
  • Registered native title claimants; or
  • Aboriginal owners listed on the register under the Aboriginal Land Rights Act 1983.          

Your nomination must demonstrate:

  • your involvement in cultural heritage matters in your local community and
  • your understanding of cultural heritage management issues.      

Your written consent to the nomination is required for your nomination to be accepted.

To receive an application kit or if you have any enquiries, please contact the Secretariat, Heritage NSW via:

Phone: (02) 9873 8579

Email:  ACHAC.Secretariat@environment.nsw.gov.au

Website: www.heritage.nsw.gov.au

Applications kits may also be downloaded here:

Nomination Form Click here (PDF 88.7KB)
Business Plan Click here (PDF 538.4KB)
Information Kit Click here (PDF 66.8KB)

Application submissions:

By Email: ACHAC.Secretariat@environment.nsw.gov.au.

By Post: Secretariat Unit, Heritage NSW, Department of Premier and Cabinet, Locked Bag 5020, PARRAMATTA NSW 2150.

Applications close: 11:59pm Wednesday, 10 November 2021