Composition of the Board

The Board consists of a Chairman, Deputy and three members, each appointed by the Minister for a term not exceeding three years. These members are drawn from various representative groups within the Plumbing Industry, as specified in the Plumbers & Drainers Licensing Act.

Current Board Membership

PositionNameRepresentation
ChairpersonRaymond SimpsonLicensed Plumber & Drainer and Representing Institutions providing training to plumbers and drainers
Deputy ChairpersonJohn MousellisLicensed Plumber & Drainer
MembersTim NicolRepresentative of the NT Authority charged with registration of apprenticeship and oversight of training
 Mark MeldrumEmployee of the Agency administering the Building Act
 Peter HarlandLicensed Plumber & Drainer

Under the provisions of the Act, the Board can only issue Journeyman Registrations and Advanced Tradesman Licences in the categories of Plumbing and Draining. Endorsements for Backflow Prevention Devices and Hot Water Temperature Control Devices can be added on completion of the appropriate course. Certificates must be provided to the Board.