Carers Australia is governed by a Board which delegates day-to-day management of the work of Carers Australia to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO). The CEO manages these delegations through the Carers Australia management team.
The CEO is accountable to the Board for implementation of the Strategic Plan and decisions of the Board. The CEO is also responsible for the oversight of operational management according to the policy and systems which the Board establishes.
The CEO provides advice and recommendations to the Board which typically meets four times per year to discuss the operations and strategic direction of Carers Australia.