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Board membership - Call for nominations

The Mid West Development Commission is seeking nominations to fill two community positions on the Mid West Development Commission Board.

The Mid West Development Commission is a Statutory Authority established under the Regional Development Commissions Act 1993.

Its purpose is to promote balanced economic and social development in the Mid West region. 

Its objectives include maximising job creation, broadening local economies, identifying the need for infrastructure and services, providing information and advice to business and ensuring equitable access to government services.

The Mid West Development Commission also promotes and facilitates effective partnerships between government and regional communities.

The Commission is seeking nominations from highly motivated and enthusiastic people, who can demonstrate the following:

  • Possess knowledge and experience relevant to the region; 

  • Decision-making abilities at an executive level;

  • Demonstrated involvement in the economic and/or social development of the region; and

  • Ability to work cooperatively to achieve agreed goals across a wide range of economic and social development issues.

People may nominate themselves or others, organisations may also nominate individuals.

Terms of appointment will be from one to three years. 

To be eligible for the community positions, nominees must live in the Mid West region.

Hon Alannah MacTiernan MLC, Minister for Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Ports; Minister Assisting the Minister for State Development; Jobs and Trade, will make the appointment to the Board after consultation with WA state cabinet.

Download the nomination form.

Closing date is Tuesday 23 July 2019 at 4pm. Nominations received after this date will not be accepted.

For more information contact Executive Assistant, Kylie Paine at ea@mwdc.wa.gov.au.