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RESERVE BANK OF AUSTRALIA

Statutory Appointments

The following officers of the Reserve Bank of Australia are appointed under statute:

Name Position Provision of Act Date of Appointment Present Term Ends
Glenn Stevens Governor 24(1) of the Reserve Bank Act 1959 18 Sep 2006 17 Sep 2016
Philip Lowe Deputy Governor 24(1) of the Reserve Bank Act 1959 14 Feb 2012 13 Feb 2019

Reserve Bank Board

Name Position Provision of Act Date of Appointment Present Term Ends
Ex officio Appointments to the Reserve Bank Board
Glenn Stevens Chairman 14(1)(a) and 20(1) of the Reserve Bank Act 1959 18 Sep 2006 At the end of his term as Governor
Philip Lowe Deputy Chairman 14(1)(b) and 20(1) of the Reserve Bank Act 1959 14 Feb 2012 At the end of his term as Deputy Governor
Martin Parkinson PSM Secretary to the Department of the Treasury 14(1)(c) of the Reserve Bank Act 1959 27 Apr 2011 At the end of his term as Secretary to the Department of the Treasury
Other Members of the Reserve Bank Board
John Akehurst Reserve Bank Board Member 14(1)(d) and 14(4) of the Reserve Bank Act 1959 31 Aug 2007 30 Aug 2017
Roger Corbett AO Reserve Bank Board Member 14(1)(d) and 14(4) of the Reserve Bank Act 1959 2 Dec 2005 1 Dec 2015
John Edwards Reserve Bank Board Member 14(1)(d) and 14(4) of the Reserve Bank Act 1959 31 July 2011 30 July 2016
Kathryn Fagg Reserve Bank Board Member 14(1)(d) and 14(4) of the Reserve Bank Act 1959 7 May 2013 6 May 2018
Heather Ridout AO Reserve Bank Board Member 14(1)(d) and 14(4) of the Reserve Bank Act 1959 14 Feb 2012 13 Feb 2017
Catherine Tanna Reserve Bank Board Member 14(1)(d) and 14(4) of the Reserve Bank Act 1959 30 Mar 2011 29 Mar 2016

Payments System Board

Name Position Provision of Act Date of Appointment Present Term Ends
Ex officio Appointments to the Payments System Board
Glenn Stevens Chairman 25A(a) and 25C of the Reserve Bank Act 1959 18 Sep 2006 At the end of his term as Governor
Malcolm Edey Deputy Chairman 25A(b), 25B(1) and 25D(1) of the Reserve Bank Act 1959 14 Apr 2009 Open ended
John Laker AO Chairman, Australian Prudential Regulation Authority 25A(c) and 25B(2) of the Reserve Bank Act 1959 24 Jul 1998 Open ended
Other Members of the Payments System Board
Gina Cass-Gottlieb Payments System Board Member 25A(d) and 25B(3) of the Reserve Bank Act 1959 15 Jul 2013 14 Jul 2018
Paul Costello Payments System Board Member 25A(d) and 25B(3) of the Reserve Bank Act 1959 15 Jul 2013 14 Jul 2018
Robert McLean AM Payments System Board Member 25A(d) and 25B(3) of the Reserve Bank Act 1959 29 Nov 2006 28 Nov 2016
Catherine Walter AM Payments System Board Member 25A(d) and 25B(3) of the Reserve Bank Act 1959 3 Sep 2007 2 Sep 2017
Brian Wilson Payments System Board Member 25A(d) and 25B(3) of the Reserve Bank Act 1959 15 Nov 2010 14 Nov 2015