KWHB is an Aboriginal community controlled health organisation, governed by our Directors who are elected by our members. KWHB comes under the rules and regulations of the Office of the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations (ICN 3068)


The Katherine West Health Board is governed by our 16 Directors, who are elected by KWHB members from our region.

If you would like to become a member of the Katherine West Health Board, please review our KWHB Jirntangku Miyrta Rule Book and fill out this Membership Application Form, and return to your local Health Centre (or email to

We encourage people in the Katherine West region to become members so that we can have quality representation on our Board of Directors.