Publications

On these pages you will find policy documents produced by Governance Division that supports the legislative employment framework established by agency Enterprise Agreements, the Public Sector Management Act 1994 and the Public Sector Management Standards 2006. Information covering procedures and the relevant forms to assist staff further can be found on the Shared Services Website external link.

Further publications relating to the work of the Commissioner for Public Administration can be found on the Commissioner's page.

Sub-Pages

Advices | Classification Schedules | Information Notes | Policy Statements

On This Page

Annual Reports
Appeals / Reviews / Investigations
Delegations
Employment Strategies
Ethics and Integrity
Equity - See: Respect, Equity and Diversity
Executive Employment
Forfeiture of Office
Leave
Machinery of Government (MOG) changes
Mobility
Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) - see Work Safety
Performance Management
Public Interest Disclosures
Recruitment
Respect, Equity and Diversity
Salary Packaging
Vehicles
Working in the ACTPS
Work Safety


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Agency Survey 2012 - See 'State of the Service Report - ACT Public Service - 2012' which combines the Agency Survey, Commissioner for Public Admnistration Annual Report, and the Workforce Profile.

Advices
Current Advices

Annual Reports Annual Report Directions (Government Agencies) Notice 2013 external link

Commissioner for Public Administration Annual Report - See 'State of the Service Report - ACT Public Service - 2012' which combines the Commissioner for Public Administration Annual Report, Agency Survey, and the Workforce Profile.
Appeals / Reviews / Investigations
Guidelines for Independent Reviewers and Appeal Panels 2010 [pdf PDF 509KB]
Guidelines for Independent Reviewers and Appeal Panels 2010 [Word document DOC 457KB]

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Report of the Review of Allegations of Workplace Bullying and Other Misconduct at the Canberra Institute of Technology:
Colleagues, Not Cases - Managing People and Resolving Workplace Issues [pdf PDF 1.3MB]

Colleagues, Not Cases - Managing People and Resolving Workplace Issues [word document DOC 1.8MB]
ACTPS Collective Agreements external link
Classification Schedules

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Delegations
Head of Service - Powers and Functions [pdf PDF 1.6MB]
Commissioner's Powers and Functions


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Employment Strategies under the Respect, Equity and Diversity (RED) Framework
ACT Public Service Employment Strategy for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People [pdf PDF 478KB]
Brochure - ACT Public Service Employment Strategy for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People [pdf PDF 447KB]
ACT Public Service Employment Strategy for People With Disability [pdf PDF 694KB]
Brochure - ACT Public Service Employment Strategy for People with Disability [pdf PDF 584KB]
Ethics and Integrity
ACT Public Service Code of Conduct 2012 [pdf PDF 491KB]
ACT Public Service Code of Conduct 2012 [word document DOC 292KB]
ACT Public Service Code of Ethics [pdf PDF 146KB]
ACT Integrity Policy [pdf PDF 230KB]


Executive Employment
Executive Capabilities, ACT PS [pdf PDF 366KB]
Executive Handbook,The [pdf PDF 121KB] 
Executive Remuneration (CSS/PSS Members) [pdf PDF 26KB] [Word Word 54KB]
Executive Remuneration (Non-CSS / Non-PSS Members) [pdf PDF 25KB] [pdf Word 52KB]
Executive Vehicle Guidelines [pdf PDF 113KB]
Executive Vehicle Guidelines [word document DOC 123KB]


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Fraud - See Ethics and Integrity

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International Labour Organisation - Home Work Convention, 1996 (No. 177) ACT Law and Practice Report [icn_pdf PDF 309KB]
International Labour Organisation - Home Work Convention, 1996 (No. 177) ACT Law and Practice Report [word document DOC 171KB]
International Labour Organisation - Safety and Health in Mines Convention, 1995 (No. 176) ACT Law and Practice Report [icn_pdf PDF 495KB]
International Labour Organisation - Safety and Health in Mines Convention, 1995 (No. 176) ACT Law and Practice Report [word document DOC 330KB]
International Labour Organisation - Occupational Safety and Health (Dock Work) Convention, 1979 (No. 152) ACT Law and Practice Report [icn_pdf PDF 264KB]
International Labour Organisation - Occupational Safety and Health (Dock Work) Convention, 1979 (No. 152) ACT Law and Practice Report [word document DOC 141KB]
International Labour Organisation - Labour Inspection (Agriculture) Convention, 1969 (No. 129) - ACT Law and Practice Report [icn_pdf 452KB]
International Labour Organisation - Labour Inspection (Agriculture) Convention, 1969 (No. 129) - ACT Law and Practice Report [word document 210KB]
International Labour Organisation - Minimum Age Convention, 1973 (No. 138) - ACT Law and Practice Report [pdf 293KB]
International Labour Organisation - Minimum Age Convention, 1973 (No. 138) - ACT Law and Practice Report [word document 182KB]

Information Notes
A complete list of Information Notes can be found here.

Integrity - see Ethics and Integrity

Investigations - see Appeals


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Leave
Information Note No. 4 of 2006 - Prior Service [pdf PDF 225KB]
Information Note No. 7 of 2006 - Leave [pdf PDF 135KB]
Information Note No. 8 of 2006 - Volunteering [pdf PDF 77KB]
Information Note No. 10 of 2008 - Grand parental Leave [pdf PDF 90KB]


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Machinery of Government (MOG) Changes
Information Note No. 2 of 2006 - Machinery of Government and Management Initiated Changes [icn_pdf PDF 91KB]
Mobility
Information Note No. 3 of 2006 - Mobility between the APS and ACTPS [pdf PDF 77KB]


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Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) - see Work Safety
ACT Public Sector Work Safety and Injury Management Policies

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Public Sector Management Act 1994 External Link
Public Sector Management Standards External Link
Performance Management  See ACT Public Service Performance Framework page.

Policy Statements

A current list of Policy Statements can be found here.


Public Interest Disclosure

Factsheet on the Public Interest Disclosure Act 2012 [pdf PDF 240KB]
Factsheet on the Public Interest Disclosure Act 2012 [word DOC 460KB]
CMTEDD Public Information Disclosure Procedures [pdf PDF 1200KB]
CMTEDD Public Information Disclosure Procedures [word DOC 210KB]
Public Interest Disclosure Act 2012 external link


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Recruitment
Arrangement for Employing Persons in the ACTPS - A Guide, May 2005 [pdf PDF 605KB]
Recruitment in the ACT Public Service, October 2005 [pdf PDF 463KB]
Recruitment in the ACT Public Service, October 2005 [word document DOC 807KB] 

Respect, Equity and Diversity (RED)

If you require these documents in an alternate format please contact psm@act.gov.au

Final Report Review of Respect, Equity and Diversity Framework May 2015 [pdf PDF 435KB]
Final Report Review of Respect, Equity and Diversity Framework May 2015 [word document DOC 307KB]
Respect, Equity and Diversity Executive Summary [pdf PDF 98KB]
Respect, Equity and Diversity Overview [pdf PDF 507KB]
Respect, Equity and Diversity Framework [pdf PDF 1.2MB]
Respect, Equity and Diversity Appendices [pdf PDF 2MB]
Respect at Work Policy - Policy for dealing with work bullying, discrimination and harassment (this document has been reviewed and replaced with the Resolving Workplace Issues Resources)
Preventing Work Bullying Guidelines (this document has been reviewed and replaced with the Resolving Workplace Issues Resources)
WorkSafe ACT - Streetwise - Preventing Work-Related Stress [pdf PDF 1MB]
Open Door Protocol Guidelines [pdf PDF 256KB]
Work Safety Commissioner website external link


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State of the Service Report - ACT Public Service - 2014-2015 [pdf PDF 3.07MB]
State of the Service Report - ACT Public Service - 2013-2014 [word document DOC 3MB]
State of the Service Report - ACT Public Service - 2013-2014 [pdf PDF 2MB]
State of the Service Report - ACT Public Service - 2013-2014 [word document DOC 3MB]
State of the Service Report - ACT Public Service - 2012-2013 [pdf PDF 7.4MB]
State of the Service Report - ACT Public Service - 2012-2013 [word document DOC 4.6MB]
State of the Service Report - ACT Public Service - 2011-2012 [pdf PDF 2MB]
Salary Packaging

See Policy Statement '01/2013 - Salary Packaging Policy', on the Policy Statements page.


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Vehicles
Guidelines for the Management and Use of Executive Vehicles 2010 [pdf PDF 119KB] Guidelines for the Management and Use of Executive Vehicles 2010 [word document DOC 121KB]
ACT Public Service Non-executive Passenger and Light Commercial Vehicle Management Guidelines 2010 [pdf PDF 116KB] ACT Public Service Non-executive Passenger and Light Commercial Vehicle Management Guidelines 2010 [word document DOC 119KB]

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Working in the ACTPS
Public Sector Management Act 1994 External Link
Public Sector Management Standards External Link
ACTPS Collective Agreements external link
Awards Applying in the ACTPS [pdf PDF 83KB]


Workforce Profile

Workforce Profile 2010-2011, ACT Government [pdf PDF 1.3MB]

Previous Workforce Profile reports can be obtained by emailing psm@act.gov.au


Whistleblowing - See Public Interest Disclosure

Work Safety (OHS)
Government Response to the Review of OHS Liaison Officer Funding [pdf PDF 125KB]
Government Response to the Review of OHS Liaison Officer Funding [RTF 186KB]
ACT Government Submission to the Australian Government Asbestos Management Review [pdf PDF 130KB]
ACT Asbestos Management Review - 2010 [pdf PDF 502KB]
Government response to the ACT Asbestos Management Review - 2010 [pdf PDF 35KB]
Accident Report Form [pdf PDF 424KB]
HSR Training Programs Guidelines [pdf PDF 191KB]
HSR Training Programs Guidelines [word document DOC 230KB]
Injury Prevention and Management - Performance Measurement for Senior Managers [pdf PDF 32KB]


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