Governance

The Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions administers North West Shelf Flatbacks through the Director General. The Director General receives advice from an Advisory Committee and Scientific Panel of Experts. The governance of the program is guided by the Variation Agreement 2009.

Independent Chair:

  • Simon Woodley

Advisory Committee Members:

  • Keith Morris, Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions
  • Fiona Bartlett, Department of Environment and Energy
  • Andrew Smith, Chevron Australia

Marine Turtle Expert Panel:

  • Dr Milani Chaloupka
  • Dr Kellie Pendoley
  • Dr Colin Limpus