About Us

The Closure Planning Practitioners Association is a not for profit association based in Perth, Western Australia.

Our Vision

The Closure Planning Practitioners Association Incorporated (CPPA) seeks to promote global leading practice skills in closure within Australia by representing and engaging with closure planning practitioners to develop and build professional capacity.

Our Rules

The CPPA is incorporated under the Western Australia Associations Incorporation Act 2015 (Section 10). Our Rules of Association V002 outline how we operate and conduct ourselves in accordance with the Act.

Our Charter and Strategic Plan

Please click on the link for a copy of our Charter and Strategic Plan.  Our mission is to:

  • Raise the level of the proficiency and competency of closure planning practitioners through the establishment of a professional development framework.
  • Identify, acknowledge, and share leading industry closure planning practice.
  • Enable knowledge sharing and networking amongst closure planning practitioners.
  • Raise awareness of closure planning and the role of closure planning practitioners across industry.

CPPA Committee

  • Chairman – Darren Murphy
  • Deputy Chairman – Johan DuPlooy
  • Treasurer – Donna Pershke
  • Secretary – Renee Eaton
  • Registrar – Dan Machin
  • Committee – Travis Warren
  • Committee - Phillippe Garneau

Technical Subcommittee

  • Chair – Johan DuPlooy

  • Members –  Phillippe Garneau, Rebecca Barritt, Kylie McKay, Donna Pershke

Governance and Communications Sub-Committee

  • Chair – Donna Pershke

  • Members – Darren Murphy, Jessica Li, Johan DuPlooy, Renee Eaton, Sargar Netramani, Dan Machin

Professional Development Subcommittee

  • Chair – Darren Murphy

  • Members – Jono Sanders, Tara Read, Peter Waters, Jeremy Durbin, Tony Silveira

East Coast & SA Networking Subcommittee

  • Chair - Travis Warren

  • Members - Phillippe Garneau, Andrew Hutton, Tim Rohde, Jono Sanders

West Coast & NT Networking Subcommittee

  • Chair - Dan Machin

  • Members - Bec Getty