Governance, structure and management

The Centre has twenty four participants.
The research provider participants are two government research organisations (CSIRO and ANSTO) and eleven universities.
The industrial participants include large international companies (BASF, Virbac) as well as innovative Australian-based companies (BlueScope Steel, Integrated Packaging, Mesoblast).
Other end-user participants include agricultural, water and landcare entities (Coliban Region Water Corporation, Greening Australia, NSW Department of Primary Industries, Rice Research Australia) and the State Government of Victoria, through its Department of Business and Innovation.
The Centre is incorporated through Polymers CRC Ltd (ABN 78 115 905 872), a company limited by guarantee and all essential participants are members of the company.
The organisational chart showing the CRC’s governance and management structure is presented below.