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Australia Day Honours for Former PSC Chair

Brian Rayment OAM QC


The Professional Standards Councils congratulate its former Chair, Mr Brian Rayment QC, for his recognition in the 2019 Australia Day honours list. Mr Rayment received a Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) in the General Division for his service to the law. 

Mr Rayment was Chair of the Professional Standards Councils from 2005 – 2017. Since 2017, he is the Deputy President of the Attorney General’s Administrative Appeals Tribunal. He is also a Past Chair of the Legal Aid Commission and Member of the Maritime Law Association of Australia and New Zealand.  He was also the Inaugural President of Glaucoma Australia, a position he held for 10 years.

Mr Rayment’s dedicated leadership of the Professional Standards Councils ensured a steady growth in regulatory coverage, with a strong focus on improving professional standards and consumer protection.