Education Council Membership

Membership of the Education Council includes state, territory, Australian Government and New Zealand Ministers with portfolio responsibility for school education, early childhood and/or higher education, as nominated by their respective First Ministers.

Current Education Council Membership

South Australia (Chair)
The Hon John Gardner MP,
Minister for Education 

Northern Territory
The Hon. Eva Lawler MLA,
 
Minister for Education

 


Australian Capital Territory

Ms Yvette Berry MLA,
Minister for Education

           





Tasmania
The Hon Jeremy Rockliff MP, 
Minister for Education and Training

Australian Government
Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham,
Minister for Education and Training



Australian Government
The Hon Karen Andrews MP,
Assistant Minister for Vocational Education and Skills


New South Wales
The Hon Rob Stokes MP,
Minister for Education






Victoria
The Hon James Merlino MP,
Minister for Education


 

New South Wales

The Hon Sarah Mitchell MLC,
Minister for Early Childhood Education, 
Assistant Minister for Education


 
Victoria
The Hon Jenny Mikakos MP,
Minister for Families and Children






Queensland
The Hon Grace Grace MP, 
Minister for Education

 



Western Australia 
The Hon Suzanne Ellery MLC, 
Minister for Education and Training
 
Western Australia
The Hon Simone McGurk MLA

Minister for Community Services







New Zealand

The Hon Chris Hipkins, MP
Minister of Education, 

Last updated 28 March 2018

Links

Council of Australian Governments (COAG): http://www.coag.gov.au/

Australian Curriculum Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA): http://www.acara.edu.au

Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA): http://acecqa.gov.au/

Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership (AITSL): http://www.aitsl.edu.au/

Education Services Australia (ESA): http://www.esa.edu.au/