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Sentencing Advisory Council

The Sentencing Advisory Council

The Sentencing Advisory Council is an advisory body formed to provide the Tasmania Attorney-General with high level, independent advice on sentencing in Tasmania.

Tasmania is the third State after NSW and Victoria to establish a Sentencing Advisory Council, and Queensland has now established a new Sentencing Advisory Council.

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Invitation for Expressions of Interest - Member of the Council

The Attorney-General, the Hon Elise Archer MP, is seeking expressions of interest from persons wishing to be considered for appointment as a member of the Tasmania Sentencing Advisory Council.

The position is for one member who has experience as a senior member of the academic staff of a tertiary institution.

The appointment is voluntary and will be for a period up to three years.  Some availability during business hours is required.

Expressions of interest should be in writing and include your current resume and a brief statement on why you are interested in being a member of the Council.

Submit your expression of interest:

  • via email to sac@justice.tas.gov.au
  • via post to Tasmania Sentencing Advisory Council, Department of Justice, GPO Box 825, Hobart Tas 7001

Expressions of interest must be received by 5pm on Friday, 5 October 2018.