Council Nominations Open

Dear Members,

The Western Australia Institute of Public Administration (IPAA WA) is pleased to announce nominations are now open for the 2020 Council Election.

The purpose of our Council election is to offer Personal Members an even greater opportunity to contribute their expertise and experience to the development and success of the Institute. Each year, a number of positions on our Council are declared vacant and members are invited to nominate for them. This system ensures the continuity of operations, allows for fresh ideas and helps drive the strategic direction of the Institute.

During the 2020 Council Election period the following positions will be vacant:

  • Vice President (1 Position)
  • Secretary (1 Position)
  • Council Member (Up to 7 Positions)

If you are interested in getting more involved with us, make sure you nominate.

Click here to download the Nomination Form.

Important Information:
The closing date for nominations is 5:00PM, Thursday 20 August 2020. 

A confirmation of your nomination will be emailed to you by 5:00pm, Thursday 20 August 2020. If you have not received a confirmation email from us by the nominations' closing time and date, please contact us before 5:00pm, Friday 21 August 2020 to confirm that your nomination has been successfully received.

For more details on the ‘things you need to know’ about being on Council, please refer to the fact sheet.

Should there be more nominations than available positions a vote will be held at the Annual General Meeting on the 24th of September 2020, as per the rules of the Association.

If you have any questions regarding the nomination process, please contact our Chief Executive Officer, Gavin Lewis on 08 9360 1400 or email

Kind regards,

Mike Rowe
IPAA WA President