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Department of Premier and Cabinet

Advisory groups

Advisory groups provide advice and support to the Government on issues affecting population groups. The membership of these groups is made up of community members representing a broad range of interests. The Communities, Sport and Recreation Division provides support to the following advisory groups:

  • The Tasmanian Carers Advisory Council has been established to support the interests of carers and contribute to the implementation of the Tasmanian Carer Policy and Action Plan.   
  • The Tasmanian Women's Council provides advice on issues of importance to women and contributes to the development of strategies that address disadvantage and increase the participation of women in all aspects of community life.      
  • The Premier's Disability Advisory Council assists the Premier and Government to implement the Disability Framework for Action 2005-2010, and helps to promote the inclusion and participation of people with disability in community life.     
  • The Multicultural Policy Review Reference Group's role is to advise and provide input into the Multicultural Policy Review, and facilitate sharing of information and advice between Government agencies and key non-government organisations.   
  • The Multicultural Policy Review Advisory Committee has been established to provide strategic advice from State Government Agencies into the Multicultural Policy Review.