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Ahpra Board

The Ahpra Board is the governing board for Ahpra. The Chair is Ms Gill Callister PSM

The Ahpra Board is appointed by the Ministerial Council in accordance with the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law Act as in force in each state and territory.

The Committee currently consists of 10 members including: 

  • a Chair who is not a registered health practitioner and has not been a health practitioner in the last five years
  • at least four people with expertise in health and/or education and training
  • at least three people with business or administrative expertise who are not current or previous registered health practitioners  

Members of the Ahpra Board make an annual disclosure of interests. Details of other Board appointments are included in the member profiles.

The Ahpra Board meets up to 11 times per year. The Ahpra Board publishes a communiqué of monthly meetings which summarises issues discussed and decisions made.

The Ahpra Board has established four Committees:

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Document name PDF Accessible format Document date
Ahpra Board Charter

(94.9 KB)

Word version
(240 KB)

October 2022
Page reviewed 15/11/2023