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IWAA Nominations 2024 - Now Closed

Icon of a calendar 13 May, 2024

The current International Water Association Australia (IWAA) Committee is pleased to advise that nominations for the IWAA Committee and the Young Water Professional (YWP) Subcommittee are now open for the 2024 – 2026 financial year.  

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IWAA Committee

The IWAA Committee facilitates opportunities for IWA and AWA members to engage locally and globally in thematic activities, specialist groups, publications and events. The IWAA Committee recommend and assist to secure IWA events in Australia, to foster close collaboration between IWA and AWA to benefit the complementary objectives of both organisations and their respective members. 
The IWAA Committee reflects a cross-section of water sector backgrounds, connections and expertise. Committee members provide enormous value to the IWAA when this knowledge and experience is applied to IWAA activities. With ongoing limitations on international events, we are interesting in exploring other ways to engage with and provide value to our local members. We look forward to receiving your nominations and ideas.

Find out more about IWAA here

These pivotal position carry a two (2) year tenure, commencing 1 July 2024 through to 30 June 2026. To maintain your position, continuous financial membership of IWA and AWA throughout this period is required. Only joint IWA and AWA members are eligible to nominate. 

Young Water Professional (YWP) Subcommittee

Members in IWAA YWP will build their career in the water sector by connecting and contributing (work with peers internationally) to the water sector, and through this build their network, develop professionally, and gain profile. 

The YWP subcommittee consists of up to fifteen (15) professional or concession members and include a YWP Subcommittee Chair and Vice Chair. Each position is for a two (2) year term commencing 1 July 2024 through to 30 June 2026.

Committee Meetings and Your Commitment

The IWAA committee and IWAA subcommittee meets regularly and facilitates multiple initiatives such as supporting Australian bids for IWA conferences, Ozwater presentations and other events such as IWA / AWA National Young Water Professionals conference, and connecting IWA specialist groups with AWA specialist networks.


To nominate for a committee you must be a financial member of the AWA and IWA as of 13 May 2024. If you are not a member and would like to nominate, membership can be made online for AWA here or IWA here. 


Nominations close on 13 May 2024. You will be notified of your nomination outcome in late May 2024.

To nominate please click below where you will be directed to your membership portal and follow the prompts. 

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Should more nominations be received than positions are available, elections will be undertaken in June 2024. New committee terms commence July 2024.


Successful candidates will have an official induction. A volunteer handbook and volunteer policies and procedures will also be provided. You can find the Australian Water Association’s Constitution and By-Laws on our website.

If you have any queries regarding the nomination or election process please contact:


Natasha Sharrock 
02 9467 8423

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