The Audit & Risk Committee consists of at least four members: up to three independent members and two Councillors nominated by Council. The Mayor or CEO may nominate an alternative Councillor to act as a substitute in order to maintain a quorum.

External members are appointed by Council following a public advertisement for a term of three years.  The term may be extended by Council for up to one year to enable an orderly rotation of the members.

The Chairperson of the Committee is appointed from the external members by Council. The Audit & Risk Committee is required to meet at least quarterly.

Independent Members

Mr Fred Douglas (Current Chair)

Ms Lisa Ford CPA 

(currently vacant)

Councillor Members

Cr Wayne Limbrick

Cr Ed Cox

Cr Libro Mustica (Mayor) ex-officio member