Nominations for Office Bearer with the QPLA Executive Board 2017/18 have now closed.

The Queensland Public Libraries Association (QPLA) is inviting members to nominate for  QPLA Executive Board Office Bearer positions.

Nominations are called for the following positions:

South East Regional Representative

South West Regional Representative

Central Regional Representative

North Regional Representative.

(Position descriptions for each of the roles are available by clicking on the relevant position title. )

Nominations close on May 8, 2017.

Nomination forms are available by clicking here 

These positions require keen individuals who are committed to QPLA’s objectives in shaping the future of public libraries in Queensland.  Duties include liaising with regional library staff, participating in decision-making, and marketing the value of libraries through the roles within Queensland’s peak representative body.

These positions are voluntary and the term for each position is from 1 July until 30 June for either one or two years as above.

The Board meets on a monthly basis, with three to four of these being face-to-face meetings and the remainder via teleconference.

The member library representatives that are nominating for the Executive Board position must be the recognised manager of the public library service or his/her delegate.

If you are interested in nominating and would like to discuss any aspect of serving on the QPLA Executive Committee, please contact the Secretary, Rebecca Randle via email to

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