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Archived DPC Circulars - 1997

C1997-77 Media Monitoring Services

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular As you may be aware, as part of the continuing review of media monitoring services, the Premier's Department is considering a proposal to let whole-of-government contracts for the supply of these services. ...

C1997-65 SES Motor Vehicle Charges

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular New charges for SES motor vehicles, effective from 1 October 1997, are as follows: STANDING COSTS (per annum) $ Comprehensive Insurance (Tariff Premium) Compulsory Third party Insurance Sydney 337.00 Wollongong ...

C1997-63 Annual Determination of Remuneration for Judges, Magistrates and Related Group and Public Office Holders

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular The Statutory and Other Offices Remuneration Tribunal has made its Determinations in relation to the abovementioned groups. The Determinations have been published in the Government Gazette of 12 September 1997. ...

C1997-47 Nominations for the Public Service Medal

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular The Public Service Medal is a prestigious national medal within the Australian Honours System designed to recognise public sector officers who have made a contribution to the community through the outstanding ...

C1997-46 Public Sector Management (General) Regulation 1996-Appointment of Long-Term Temporary Employees

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular As you are aware, the Public Sector Management (General) Regulation 1996 was amended, as advised in Circular No. 97-2 (dated 21 January 1997), to enable Department Heads to recommend the appointment of existing ...

C1997-40 Senior Officers Award

The purpose of this Circular is to advise you of the making of a Crown Employees (Senior Officers 1997) Award. You will recall that in December 1996 I issued a Determination and Guidelines on the Senior Officer classification. The issue of salary ...

C1997-37 Freedom of Information Management and Training

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular The responsibilities of agencies for the management of Freedom of Information (FOI) were outlined in Circular No. 93-2 of 2nd February, 1993. The Circular refers to the importance of keeping FOI to the forefront ...

C1997-36 Devolution of Sizing of Senior Executive Positions within the Range Band 1 Lower to Band 2 Lower

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular The Premier has determined that sizing of senior executive positions in the range Band 1 Lower to Band 2 Lower will be devolved to public sector agencies. To facilitate this policy change the Premier has ...

C1997-31 Major Events Calendar

As you may be aware, the Government is keen to increase tourism and associated economic benefits by attracting major events to NSW. ...

C1997-24 Secondment Opportunities- Strategic Projects

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular As you may be aware, the Premier has established the Strategic Projects Division in Premier's Department to achieve a whole of Government approach to projects of strategic importance to the State in order to ...

C1997-22 State Government Employees Credit Union Travelling Fellowships

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular The State Government Employees (SGE) Credit Union of NSW is sponsoring the 1997 Travelling Fellowships in Public Sector Management in partnership with the Premier's Department. The Travelling Fellowships are ...

C1997-16 Car Allowance- Part-Time Members of Boards, Committees, etc.

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular A review has been conducted of the car allowances payable to part-time members of boards, committees, etc for the use of their private motor vehicles on official business. The new rates, effective from 1 April ...

C1997-14 Accessing Leave Entitlements and Flexible Work Hours- Arrangements to Observe Religious Duties

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular This circular advises Chief Executives of the need for a renewed focus in public sector workplaces on valuing cultural diversity, particularly in regard to accommodating religious beliefs. The Premier is ...

C1997-10 Payment of Part-Time Members of Boards and Committees

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular A number of agencies have recently raised the issue of whether or not it is appropriate for members of Government boards and committees etc. to receive payment for services into partnership/trust/company accounts ...

C1997-07 Crown Employees (Wages Staff) Rates of Pay Award

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular The purpose of this Circular is to advise those organisations employing staff under the Crown Employees (Wages Staff) Rates of Pay Award of the current wages and allowances. The Award was recently settled by the ...

C1997-06 Family and Community Service Leave, Personal/Carer's Leave and Flexible Use of Other Leave Entitlements

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular In Circular No. 96-51 agencies were advised that work arrangements to assist employees to reconcile work and family responsibilities would be enhanced by the introduction of Personal/Carer's Leave. The ...

C1997-04 Use of Licensed Conveyancers for Purposes of the Crown Employees (Transferred Officers Compensation) Award

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular This circular relates to the use of licensed property conveyancers to carry out conveyancing work under the provisions of the Crown Employees (Transferred Officers Compensation) Award. With effect from the date ...