The SNH Committee of Governance consists of a group of committed and passionate local people, who volunteer their time to govern the Neighbourhood House. 

Eligibility to be elected or appointed as committee member:
Must be a Member of SNH (Membership Form) and pay $5; and 

  • Must be 15 years or older, and; 

  • Entitled to vote at the General Meeting; and 

  • Works, resides in, has a strong connection to the City of Moreland, or provides a relevant skill and/or knowledge to the committee

What does the Committee of Governance do? 

The Committee governs SNH Inc., and sets its overall strategic direction, mission and values. Is accountable for all matters pertaining to SNH and is responsible for monitoring financial and organisational viability and compliance with all legal obligations. We are guided by our Constitution. 

Committee Members attend monthly meetings and actively contribute to the collective decision-making of the Board to further the interest of SNH and to oversee the work of paid employees, volunteers and programs of the House. 

We are looking for new Board Members! 

We are looking for NEW board members to join our team and ensure the sustainability of the organisation, with a variety of professional skills and/or local knowledge. 

Download the CoG Recruitment Information here

Download the CoG Volunteer TREASURER Recruitment Information here 

Members can download the Committee of Governance Nomination form here

Please contact us, if you require the CoG Nomination form in MS Word format.

We welcome members who will bring to our CoG diversity of age, cultural and linguistic background including Aboriginal and Torres strait Islander, religion, sexuality, ability and life experiences. 

How do I go about it? 

If you are interested in nominating for our board, please submit an expression of interest to with your full name and contact details. We will contact you with information and documentation you need to join our board.

How do I become a Member?

  1. Complete the 2022 Membership Form and return to

  2. Pay $5 Membership Fee

You will need to make a payment of $5 into our bank account as follows:

ACCOUNT NAME: Sussex Neighbourhood House Inc.
BSB013 270 
ACCOUNT NO: 308 234 639

REF: (Your Name)

IMPORTANT: Please email payment confirmation to together with 2022 Membership Form.

For more information please ring us on 9354 2210.