What is a Local Advisory Board?
A Local Advisory Board is a body formed to provide advice to the Commissioner for Kangaroo Island on a specific matter. Section 16 of the Commissioner for Kangaroo Island Act states:
The function of a Local Advisory Board is to provide advice to the Commissioner in relation to any matter referred to the board by the Commissioner (and in particular in relation to any management plan or proposed management plan referred to the board).
For more information on Local Advisory Boards view the Information Paper on the Establishment of Local Advisory Boards under the Commissioner for Kangaroo Island Act (PDF, 455 KB).