November 11, 2014

Police Federation of Australia Federal Council Meeting

The Police Federation of Australia Federal Council meeting concluded with a dinner in Darwin on Tuesday 11 November, where long serving members Vince Kelly (NT) and Jon Hunt Sharman (AFP) were awarded Life membership. Click here for a photo of Vince, Jon with fellow life member Mark Burgess.  Earlier that afternoon the Australian Electoral Commission conducted elections for the PFA …

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October 10, 2014

Police Federation appears before Productivity Commission’s Hearings into Childcare and Early Childhood Learning Inquiry

On Tuesday 26 August, Bernadette Zimmermann from the Police Association of South Australia and PFA CEO Mark Burgess appeared before the Productivity Commission’s Hearing into Childcare and Early Childhood Learning Inquiry in Canberra.  Click here for the opening statement Bernadette and Mark made to the hearing.  Click here to read the hearing transcript. The PFA is currently finalising a supplementary …

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October 10, 2013

PFA Speech to ACMA RadComm2013 Conference

PFA CEO Mark Burgess made a presentation to the ACMA RadComm2013 Conference in Sydney on Wednesday 6th October arguing for dedicated spectrum to be set aside for a public safety mobile broadband network.  For an edited version of his speech click here.   To view a graphic of the CEO’s speech compiled by ACMA graphic artist at the conference – click …

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October 2, 2013

PFA to Speak at ACMA RadComm2013 Conference today

PFA CEO Mark Burgess has been invited to speak at ACMA RadComm2013 Conference today on “Spectrum and Society – What is the Spectrum Value Proposition”.  Burgess’s proposed speech is highlighted in Monday’s edition of Communications Day (30 September) – click here to view the article.

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June 21, 2013

Police Federation appears before Parliamentary Inquiry into Spectrum for Public Safety Mobile Broadband

PFA President Vince Kelly, CEO Mark Burgess and Consultant, retired NSW Police Assistant Commissioner Bob Waites appeared before the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Law Enforcement’s Inquiry into Spectrum for Public Safety Mobile Broadband on Monday 17 June. To read the PFA’s submission to the Inquiry click here and for the attachments to the submission click here.  For a copy of the …

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