Heli-Rescue Tasmania Limited (HRTL) is the corporate trustee for the Helicopter Rescue Trust Fund (HRTF) which is a public ancillary fund (PuAF) authorised by the Australian Tax Office to collect charitable donations from the general public. These must be spent in accordance with the Fund’s purpose.
Under its Trust Deed, the Fund’s benevolent purpose is to provide additional equipment and support so that the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service (Tasmania) becomes a world class aero-medical service.
The Board’s formal duties, functions, roles and responsibilities are governed by the Corporations Act, Trust Deed, PuAF Guidelines and the company’s Constitution (governing documents).
The Board is accountable to HRTL’s members for the company and Trust’s overall direction, management, operation, performance and corporate governance.
The Board is seeking independent director(s) with essential and desirable skills and expertise, and personal attributes.