The Attorney-General, the Hon Mark Dreyfus KC MP has appointed Mr Jake Blight as the fifth Independent National Security Legislation Monitor. Mr Blight will be the first full time Monitor since the establishment of the INSLM role in 2010. Mr Blight will commence at the completion of Mr Grant Donaldson's term, at the end of November 2023. View the media release from the Attorney-General here.
The Independent National Security Legislation Monitor acknowledges the traditional owners and custodians of country throughout Australia and acknowledges their continuing connection to land, waters and community. We pay our respects to the people, the cultures and the elders past, present and emerging.