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Active DPC Circulars - 1997

C1997-42 Chief and Senior Executive Service (SES) Leave Entitlements

Since SES officers are appointed for a fixed term, the option of proceeding on leave prior to retirement from the public sector is not available if the effective date of retirement would extend beyond the term of which the officer was appointed. Any ...

C1997-35 Implementation of Job Evaluation Outcomes

The purpose of this Circular is to advise Chief Executives of Public Service Departments on options available in considering the implementation of the outcomes of job evaluation where the work has not changed and yet is evaluated at a higher level. ...

C1997-05 M4 and M5 Cashback

On 6 October 1996 the Premier announced that private car users of the M4 and M5 Motorways will have the opportunity to have their tolls refunded by the State Government. Details of the M4/M5 Cashback scheme are provided in this Circular. ...

C1997-48 Commitment to Ethical Work Practices and Ethics Training Courses

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular Following the release of the Model NSW Code of Conduct Premier's Memorandum 97-10, the Premier's Department has been working with the Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) to develop a ...

C1997-58 Devolution of Evaluation of Senior Officer Positions

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular On 11 December, 1996 I issued Circular No. 54 together with Guidelines on the new classification of Senior Officer. At that time, I indicated that I may subsequently devolve the evaluation of Senior Officer ...

C1997-84 Work for the Dole

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular The purpose of this Circular is to advise you on the NSW public sector consideration of Federal Government's Work for the Dole Scheme. As you are aware the Federal Government's Work for the Dole Scheme ...