CCSBT Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna
Contact Details

Chair and Vice Chair 

The Commission and Extended Commission have Chairs and Vice-Chairs elected from different Members who remain in office until the election of their successors at the next annual meeting. The current Chairs and Vice-Chairs are:

Commission Chair
Commission Vice Chair

To be advised

To be advised


Extended Commission Chair
(Fishing Entity of Taiwan)
Extended Commission Vice Chair
To be advised To be advised



The Secretariat

The permanent office of the Secretariat to the Commission was officially opened on 10 September 1996 by Senator the Honourable Warwick Parer, Australian Minister for Resources and Energy. The CCSBT is one of three international organisations permanently headquartered in Australia, the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) and the Secretariat for the Agreement on the Conservation of Albatrosses and Petrels, both located in Hobart, being the others.

The Secretariat's address is:

Postal Address Street Address
PO Box 37 81A Denison Street
Deakin West Deakin
ACT 2600 ACT
Australia Australia

The Secretariat's phone numbers are:

Telephone: (61 2) 6282 8396
Fax: (61 2) 6100 9461

The current staff members of the Secretariat are:

Executive Secretary  
Mr Robert (Bob) Kennedy
Deputy Executive Secretary  
Mr Akira soma
Database Manager  
Mr Colin Millar
Compliance Manager  
Ms Susie Iball
Administrative Officer  

Ms Misato Horii
Ms Satomi Buerger