Head of Policy and Research

Chris Povey leads the Commission’s ground-breaking policy development and research work as Head of Policy and Research, including overseeing our independent review into Fire Services and continued work with Victoria Police.

Before starting his role in 2016 Chris was Manager of Mental Health and Disability at Victoria Legal Aid. Here he was responsible for managing the statewide expansion of the Mental Health and Disability Law program and for leading the establishment of an Australian-first service, Independent Mental Health Advocacy. Prior to this, he was the Manager of Homeless Law at Justice Connect and the Principal Lawyer at the Tenants Union of Victoria.

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