The Environmental Protection Department is inviting HKIA to nominate a member of the Institute to the Asbestos Administration Committee (AAC) for the new term of two years commencing on 8 March 2012. The nominee will also sit in the Asbestos Consultant Assessment Sub-committee under the AAC.
The functions of the AAC are :
(a)to assist in processing applications for registrations as asbestos professionals;
(b)to hear disciplinary complaints against registered asbestos professionals; and
(c)to carry out other asbestos-related functions and duties that the Air Pollution Control Authority may delegate.
The above nomination is open to all members for registering interests for being nominated to AAC. Members are advised to read the enclosed HKIA guidelines on “Nominating Members to External Government / Advisory and Statutory Bodies”. Appointed HKIA nominees shall provide written reports and simple summary statements to the Institute after each meeting and/ or from time to time for Board’s information and distribution to general members where appropriate. Please refer to attachment for more details.
Should you be interested in being nominated, please register your interest by completing the following reply form and prescribed CV form and return it to HKIA Secretariat by fax no. at 2519 6011 not later than 5:30pm of 27 January 2012 (Fri).
Board of Local Affairs
The Hong Kong Institute of Architects