Expressions of Interest

Expressions of Interest

Presidential Member

ACT Civil and Administrative Tribunal

Annual remuneration: $278,660 (plus superannuation and allowances)

The Attorney-General, Mr Gordon Ramsay MLA, invites expressions of interest from eligible and suitably qualified people for appointment to the position of Presidential Member of the ACT Civil and Administrative Tribunal (ACAT).  This is a full-time appointment.

Presidential members are appointed to hear and determine matters within the jurisdiction of the Tribunal and exercise a range of functions given under Territory laws. Expressions of interest are sought from people who are lawyers and have been lawyers for 5 years or more.

Expressions of interest are sought from all areas of the legal community, including the private, government and community sectors. Women, people with disabilities and people of indigenous and culturally diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Further information about this position, including an expression of interest form and other relevant information, can be found at

Presidential Members are appointed to the Tribunal for a term of 7 years.


Remuneration is set by the ACT Remuneration Tribunal. Other terms and conditions may be set by the Executive at the time of appointment.

Enquiries and Expressions of Interest

Expressions of interest must be in writing, address the selection criteria, and be accompanied by a detailed curriculum vitae. Expressions of interest can be emailed to or posted to:

ACAT Member Recruitment

Justice and Community Safety Directorate

GPO Box 158


General enquiries should be directed to Julie Beddoe on (02) 6207 4264.

Expressions of Interest close Friday 28 February 2020.