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Who we are

Independence Australia’s corporate board 

Chairman – Mr Brian Meltzer

Chief Executive Officer – Mr Peter Turner

Company Secretary – Mr Neil Walsh

ABN – 80 973 805 243

Our Executive Team

Independence Australia’s corporate executive leadership team

Mr Peter Turner – Chief Executive Officer

Mr Neil Walsh – Chief Financial Officer

Mr John Anderson – Chief Corporate Officer

Mr Richard Burn – General Manager, Community Solutions

Mr Alex Burstin – General Manager, Health Solutions

Mrs Pam Burnett – Chief Marketing Officer

Our details

Head Office Address – Building 1,  Ashley Street, West Footscray VIC 3012

Phone – 1300 704 456

Fax – 1300 704 451

Auditors KPMG 161 Collins Street, Melbourne VIC 3000


Our statement of purpose

Independence Australia is a social enterprise that provides choices for people living with a disability or other personal need, enabling them to regain and retain their independence within a supportive community.

Our values and guiding principles

We value equity, integrity, respect and quality. To demonstrate our commitment to these values, we adhere to the following guiding principles:

Customer Centric

Ensuring that customer choice and control is paramount in our decision making.

Committed People

Encouraging and rewarding innovation and excellence, recognition and feedback.

One Organisation

Sharing a common purpose supported by positive contributions, clear responsibilities and accountability.

Right First Time

Promoting efficiency and effectiveness in everything we do.