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The Attorney-General, Mr Simon Corbell MLA, seeks expressions of interest from qualified people for the appointment of full-time presidential member(s), acting presidential member(s), a sessional senior member, and a full‑time senior member of the ACT Civil and Administrative Tribunal. All tribunal members are appointed to hear and determine matters within the jurisdiction of the Tribunal.
Expressions of interest are sought from all areas of the community, including the private, government and community sectors. Women, people with disabilities and people of indigenous and culturally diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Eligibility – Other presidential members
Presidential members (acting and substantive) are appointed by the ACT Executive for terms of seven years. A presidential member must have been a lawyer for five years or more. The process and selection criteria [PDF 20 KB] for appointing presidential members are contained in the ACT Civil and Administrative Tribunal (Presidential Appointment Requirements) Determination 2008. Experience in
The ACT Government has released a discussion paper on de novo appeals against sentences in the ACT. The discussion paper follows a recommendation from the Inquiry into Sentencing Report released earlier this