Membership and meetings
The Place Names Committee (the Committee) for the Northern Territory is established under section 5 of the Place Names Act 1967.
Research and administrative support for the Committee is provided by the Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics.
The Committee has four members that are appointed by the Minister for Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics.
Below are the current members of the Committee.
|Chairperson||Samantha Wells||Community based member|
|Member||Chips Mackinolty||Community based member|
|Member||Kaye Thurlow||Selected from nominations made by the Local Government Association of the NT|
|Member||Robert Sarib||Surveyor-General - ex-officio Member|
Committee meeting dates
Meetings of the Committee are scheduled four times a year.
Below are the upcoming meeting dates.
|Meeting date||Submissions closing date|
|Monday 20 June 2022||Friday 27 May 2022|
|Monday 12 September 2022||Friday 19 August 2022|
|Monday 05 December 2022||Friday 11 November 2022|
The Committee may also meet outside of the scheduled meetings to consider requests.
If you would like to discuss consideration options, contact us.