National Policy and Development Council

Policies and Self-Advocacy Documents are developed by the National Policy and Development Council (NPDC).

The NPDC currently comprises of a email distribution list which includes NPDC representatives and the BCA Board. The NPDC holds a series of meetings each year, held via teleconference, with elected representatives from each state or special interest branch with more than 50 individual members.

Policy support is provided to the NPDC by BCA’s National Policy Officer.

BCA policies can be found at BCA policies page.

Current NPDC members are;

Chair
Stephen Belbin
Mobile: 0409 000 100
Email Stephen Belbin

ACT
Robert Altamore
Phone: (02) 6287 7512
Email altamr@bigpond.com

New South Wales
Suzanne Hudson
Telephone: 0431 399 845
Email: suzannehudson23@gmail.com

National Women’s Branch
Julie Sutherland
Phone: (08) 8342 0492 (H)
Email: sutjy003@mymail.unisa.edu.au

Queensland
Mark Muscat
Phone: 0403 190 979
Email: mmuscat@bigpond.net.au

South Australia
David Squirrell
0418 810 030
Email: squirrel@healthon-net.com

Victoria
Richard Kakol
Email Richard Kakol

Western Australia
Grace King
Phone: 0416 375 487
Email: arwen@gotss.net