Branch Council

Updated 6 months ago

The Victorian Branch Council is made up of the Branch Officers and Branch Councillors elected for a four year term from each of the ten Branch Electorates.

The number of Branch Councillors from each electorate will vary according to the size of the electorate.


The Branch Council is subject to the lawful direction of the Federal Council and Federal Executive and manages the business and affairs of the Victorian Branch.


The current CPSU Branch Council comprises the following representatives (2016-2020):

  • Karen BATT (Secretary)
  • Wayne TOWNSEND (Assistant Secretary)
  • Peter LILLYWHITE (President)
  • Gary GREAVES (Vice President)
  • Carol BAKKER (Vice President)
  • Travis Bates SMITH (EPA)
  • Stephen BUTLER (EDJTR)
  • Chris COMEROS (Police)
  • Gavan COOK (Police)
  • Rachel DANN (DHHS)
  • Lex FORSTER (GMW)
  • Mark HALDEN (GMW)
  • Jane HARRISON (WorkSafe)
  • Maggie LAURIE (DHHS)
  • John MILNE (Corrections)
  • Stephan NOVOSELEK (Corrections)
  • Chris PERRY (VCAA)
  • Kathleen POEL (Police)
  • Judy SHARPLES (DE&T)
  • Aaron Van WINDEN (DELWP)
  • Steve WALSH (GMW)
  • Vicki WILKINSON (DHHS)
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