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Archived DPC Circulars - 1999

C1999-65 Remembrance Day 1999

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular Remembrance Day will be observed this year on Thursday, 11th November, 1999, and arrangements are being made for a Commemoration Ceremony at the Cenotaph, Martin Place, commencing at 10.20 a.m. The Premier has ...

C1999-62 Interpreter Budget Requirements in Contracting Out Services and Funding Services Delivered By Non-Government Organisations, Government Trading Enterprises and State Owned Corporations

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular I refer to Premier's Memorandum No 98/22 on the subject of funding interpreting and translating services for non-government organisations. The text of this memorandum is reproduced as follows: Since July ...

C1999-64 Year 2000 Project- Final Sign Off

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular As the Y2K project end date (15 October, 1999) has now passed, it is important that the NSW Government is in a position to "sign-off 'on its readiness. Cabinet agreed on the 18 October, 1999 to a ...

M1999-22 The Effect of New Commonwealth Superannuation Preservation Rules on Invalidity Benefits in the State Superannuation Scheme (Sss) and the State Authorities Superannuation Scheme (Sass)

Many teachers have raised concerns with their local Members about the effect of new Commonwealth superannuation preservation rules on invalidity benefits in the SSS and SASS. The following information is intended to assist Members provide accurate advice ...

C1999-56 Annual Determination of Remuneration For Judges, Magistrates and Related Group and the Public Office Holders Group

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular The Statutory and Other Offices Remuneration Tribunal has made its Determinations in relation to the abovementioned groups. The Tribunal's Reports and Determinations in relation to these two groups were ...

C1999-54 Update of SES Guidelines

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular I refer to Premier's Department Circular 98-97, which launched the publication of the SES Guidelines. The SES Guidelines were published in electronic form only and are accessed through the Premier's ...

C1999-05 Change to Commonwealth Pensions and Payments

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular Commonwealth Government changes to pensions and payments will take effect from 1 July 1999 and may impact on the operation of State Government agencies. In the 1997-98 Budget, the Commonwealth Government ...

C1999-48 Arrangements re the Suspension of Advertising and Filling Vacancies Following Introduction of the 1999-2000 Budget

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular On 20 April, 1999 the Premier issued Memorandum 99-10 which announced a suspension of advertising and filling vacancies throughout all Budget Dependent General Government Sector Agencies. Premier's ...

C1999-46 Review of Freedom of Information (General) Regulation 1995

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular The FOI Regulation contains Schedules (1 to 5) which attempt to identify and assign FOI responsibilities to organisations that are considered to come within the scope of the FOI Act and may not be directly ...

C1999-40 NSW Public Sector Workforce Profile 1999

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular After endorsement by the Government, careful development and consultation with agencies and major stakeholders, the first annual Workforce Profile collection will formally begin on Monday 19th July, 1999. This ...

C1999-38 Senior Executive Service- Notional Salary

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular Circular 98-102 advised of the new method of calculating notional salary effective from 1 July 1998. The circular states that the Superannuation Guarantee charge percentage (levy) is only payable on earnings up ...

C1999-37 Direction to Take Leave- Displaced Employees

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular The purpose of this Circular is to advise you further in relation to directing staff to take accrued recreation (annual) and extended leave (long service leave). This process applies to displaced employees who ...

C1999-39 New Superannuation Preservation Rules

The purpose of this Circular is to advise you of the affect of the new Superannuation Preservation Rules on medical retirements and voluntary redundancy payments i.e. the benefit allowable as a contributor to a retirement fund. ...

C1999-31 Guidelines for Collaboration and Integrated Services

The Government has placed significant priority on agencies working collaboratively to achieve better outcomes for all clients. This has been advanced through the promotion of Whole of Government concepts that are aimed at breaking down barriers to ...

C1999-29 Fringe Benefits Tax

The purpose of this Circular is to alert employees to changes to fringe benefits tax (FBT) arrangements. ...

C1999-17 Senior Executive Service- Review of Motor Vehicle Lease Rates

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular NSW Treasury, T-corp, StateFleet Services and Macquarie Bank have completed a review of SES motor vehicle lease rates. Lease rates have been increased with effect from 1 February 1999. These new rates apply to ...

C1999-15 Senior Executive Service- Motor Vehicles- Novated Leases

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular Circular 96-12 advised of policy approval to implement a system of novated leases for 100% private use executive vehicles. In addition, Circular 96-15 stated that all lease, running and FBT costs were to be met ...

C1999-09 Use of Employer Communication Devices

Public sector employees are accountable for their use and management of all public resources including the use of communication devices such as telephones, facsimile, the Internet or electronic mail (Email). The attached policy and guidelines on Employer ...

C1999-03 Year 2000 Project- Monthly Reporting

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular Premier's Circular No 98-76, which was issued to all CEOs in September last year, detailed the requirements for the submission of agency's Year 2000 quarterly reports to the Office of Information ...

C1999-01 Superannuation Amendments

The purpose of this Circular is to advise you of recent amendments to the Superannuation legislation and other arrangements. ...

C1999-49 Payments in Lieu of Employer Superannuation Support for Employees and Former Employees Aged 65 Years and Over

The NSW Government is committed to the implementation of equitable employment practices, and to the elimination of any employment practices which may dissuade mature-aged persons from contributing their skills and experience to the workforce. ...

C1999-02 Publication of Service Level Agreement Guidelines

Shared service arrangements have been encouraged as a means for agencies to achieve efficiency and effectiveness in corporate service delivery. The success of such arrangements depends upon the agreements reached between service provider and client. ...

C1999-04 NSW Remuneration Tribunals Website

The NSW Remuneration Tribunals Website is on line. ...