Indigenous Portfolio Boards and Committees – Interested Persons Register

The Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet maintains a Register of candidates interested in Ministerial appointment to Indigenous boards and committees and welcomes interested professionals to submit an expression of interest.

We are seeking candidates with expertise in Indigenous Affairs, strong leadership, business management, governance and strategic planning, to be considered for inclusion on the Interested Persons Register.

Your relevant skills and experience will contribute to closing the gap on Indigenous disadvantage through setting the strategic agenda for various Indigenous portfolio bodies.

We encourage people from diverse backgrounds to register.

Indigenous Portfolio Body Boards


Remuneration and Allowances for these Boards is determined by the Remuneration Tribunal.

Register your interest

We invite you to register your interest.  

The Department may use your information to assess your suitability for placement on the Interested Persons Register.

The Register is used to provide Portfolio Ministers with a selection of highly qualified candidates for consideration as appointment opportunities arise.

Please note:  placement on the Register does not guarantee you will be considered for any particular appointment.


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