The Coal Mining Industry (Long Service Leave Funding) Corporation (Coal LSL) is a body corporate established by the Act. It has a Board of six directors who manage the Fund's administration and are appointed by the Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations. The directors hold office on a part-time basis.
- One Director is appointed to represent the companies engaged in black coal mining in New South Wales or Tasmania.
- One Director is appointed to represent the companies engaged in black coal mining in Queensland.
- One Director is appointed to represent companies engaged in black coal mining in Western Australia.
- Two Directors are appointed to represent the Mining and Energy Division of the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union.
- One Director is appointed to represent the following organisations:
- (a) the Communications, Electrical, Electronic, Energy, Information, Postal, Plumbing and Allied Services Union of Australia;
- (b) the Automotive, Food, Metals, Engineering, Printing and Kindred Industries Union;
- (c) the Association of Professional Engineers, Scientists and Managers Australia;
- (d) the Colliery Officials Association of New South Wales;
- (e) the Mine Managers Association of Australia.
Guidelines for Nomination of Directors
The Board of Directors ("Board") of Coal LSL has determined that a set of guidelines, to be provided to nominating bodies, be prepared to assist them in the process of nominating Directors to sit on the Board.
These guidelines are intended to support nominating bodies in understanding what is required of persons nominated to sit on Coal LSL's Board and to exercise due consideration in their nominations process.