The Audit Committee is an independent advisory committee to help the elected Council fulfil its oversight responsibilities.
The Committee's functions are detailed in Council's
Audit Committee Charter (accessible pdf 175KB). Its primary duties and responsibilities are to assist Council with:
The Committee is supported by Council's Internal Audit staff as detailed in the
Internal Audit Charter (accessible pdf 32KB). For more information contact Council's Internal Auditor on (02) 4732 7727.
The Council appoints 3 Councillors to the Audit Committee (usually for the term of the Council) and the Mayor either joins the Committee or appoints a Councillor as their representative to the Committee (for the Mayoral term). The current Councillor members of the Committee are Cr
Jim Aitken OAM, Cr Ross Fowler OAM and Cr John Thain.
The independent members of the Committee are appointed by Council and their current term expires on 18 September 2015. The independent members are Frank Gelonesi (Chair), Darren Greentree and Jayant Gulwadi.
The Audit Committee reports to Council periodically.
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