The functions of the Aged Care Pricing Commissioner include:
- the approval of extra service fees;
- the approval of proposed accommodation payments that are higher than the maximum amount determined by the Minister;
- any other functions conferred on the Aged Care Pricing Commissioner by the Minister or under Commonwealth law.
John has extensive experience in law specialising in major infrastructure projects; construction; transport (aviation & rail); environmental law; property; and risk, governance and compliance. John has been working for over 25 years’ within the corporate-government sector as a General Counsel or equivalent and held senior executive roles with Airservices Australia, Department of Innovation, Industry, Science and Research, RailCorp and the Olympic Co-ordination Authority.