Governance

CEHL is a not-for-profit organisation governed by a Board of Directors who are responsible for the strategic management and financial performance of the organisation.

The Board is made up of:

  • Five Co-op Directors, elected by the CEHL shareholders /housing co-operatives at the Annual General Meeting (elected for a two-year term)
  • Five Technical Directors are appointed by the Board based on their expertise in one of the following areas; Law, Finance, Real Estate, Social Housing or other like disciplines. Technical Directors are appointed for two-years
  • The Managing Director, who is appointed by the Board

Committees, made up of Board members and independent consultants, meet regularly to progress strategic initiatives in:

  • Property
  • Finance and Risk
  • People Culture and Governance
  • Policy (includes nine regional Co-op representatives, elected at Regional Forums)

From time to time, the Board instructs CEHL to appoint an Advisory Group to consult with members on issues of program significance. Advisory Groups are made up of co-op members, an independent Chair, and technical experts (if required).

The Board meets monthly at the Richmond office.

Contact CEHL for a copy of the Public Record of CEHL Board Meetings.

CEHL Annual Report 2016-2017 reports on the activities of the organisation for the last financial year.

Compliance and regulation

CEHL complies with the Victorian Housing Registrar's Performance Standards and legislative requirements as prescribed in the Housing Act 1983 (the Act).

Board members