Board member applications open


The term of the current Board will end 30 June 2021 and the Minister will be looking to select 6 members of the profession and 2 non-veterinarians for appointment by the Governor in the coming months.  The term of the Board is 3 years.

If you are an AVA member you should contact the NSW Division of the AVA to express your interest in representing the profession in one of the following categories:

  1. Specialist veterinarians
  2. Urban veterinarians
  3. Rural veterinarians


The Minister will also select a veterinarian to represent academics in the field of veterinary science and as the current representative is from Charles Sturt University, the Head of School and Dean of Veterinary Science at the University of Sydney will be asked to put forward a nomination.

The Minister will also select two veterinarians and two consumer representatives who are not veterinarians.

Further information about the role, commitment, remuneration and how to apply is available from the document Board Appointments.

If you would like to discuss working on the Board please feel free to contact our office.  



This news article was published on 23 March 2021.