Commonwealth Government has accepted invitation from Belgian
Government to be represented at Conference of Signatory Powers of
Nine Power Treaty at Brussels on 30th October.
Prime Minister  has announced to Press that invitation has been
accepted and that you will be Australian representative. As the
Nine Power Treaty is in Heads of States form, it seems that
Executive Council should move His Majesty to issue full powers to
I should like your opinion as to whether this is necessary. If
unnecessary advise procedure to be adopted for formal notification
of your appointment.