Memos & Circulars - by year

Archived DPC Circulars - 2005

C2005-50 Commencement of the amendments to the Extended Leave provisions in the Public Sector Employment and Management Act 2002 and repeal of the Transferred Officers Extended Leave Act 1961

The purpose of this circular is to advise agencies on the commencement of the  Public Sector Employment and Management Amendment (Extended Leave) Act 2005  ("the Act"). The Act will commence on 1 January 2006. ...

C2005-51 Press Clip Monitoring Arrangements

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular Further to Premier's Memorandum 2004-02 (New Arrangements for Government Media Monitoring) and Premier's Department Circular 2005-05 (Broadcast Media Monitoring), a tender for a sector wide press clip ...

C2005-47 Agency Briefings- Impact of Workchoices Legislation

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular Premier's Memoranda 2005-11 issued by the Premier on 3 November 2005, provided that the Public Employment Office within the Premier's Department would shortly be conducting agency briefings on the ...

C2005-46 Air Travel Bookings

Guidelines for official travel and air travel bookings are detailed in Circular C2005-03. The NSW Government contract for the provision of Travel Management Services is held by Carlson Wagonlit Travel (pronounced Carlson Vagon Lee) hereafter referred to ...

C2005-45 Remembrance Day 2005

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular Remembrance Day will be observed this year on Friday, 11th November, 2005, and arrangements are being made for a Commemoration Service at the Cenotaph, Martin Place, commencing at 10:15 a.m. The Premier has ...

C2005-49 Telephone White Pages directories- NSW Government

Public agencies are requested that when preparing their entry for the White Pages to include NSW Government' after their agency name. This allows public agencies to clearly be displayed as within the NSW justification in the Government Index. ...

C2005-43 Christmas and New Year Public Holidays and Concessional Leave 2005/06

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular The following leave provisions are to apply over the Christmas and New Year period 2005/2006. Public Holidays The Christmas and New Year public holidays for New South Wales are on the following dates: Sunday 25 ...

C2005-40 Speaking and Attendance at Commercial Conferences and Seminars

CEOs, other senior staff and specialists should give a strong preference to addressing conferences and seminars run by government agencies, professional associations and other organisations with specialist knowledge in their field. It is recognised that ...

C2005-39 Nominations for the Public Service Medal

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

C2005-07 Principles for the Operation and Conduct of meetings of Senior Officer Groups

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular Senior Officer Groups are formal, high-level, non-statutory, multi-agency committees established to address strategic, policy, planning, administrative, program, service delivery or other matters of whole-of ...

C2005-38 Extension of Non-Salary Enhancements to CES/SES Officers

The purpose of this Circular is to advise that the non-salary enhancements resulting from the agreement will flow on to CES/SES officers effective on and from 1 October 2005. This will coincide with the commencement of the Statutory and Other Offices ...

C2005-36 Crown Employees Wages Staff (Rates of Pay) Award 2005

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular The purpose of this Circular is to advise relevant agencies that on 2 September 2005 a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was finalised between the NSW Government, Unions NSW and affiliate unions for staff covered ...

C2005-33 Superability of Extended Leave at Double Pay, and Correction to Meal, Travelling and Related Allowances Circular

Superability of extended leave at double pay Premier's Circular 2004-45 advised agencies of the new arrangements following the acceptance of the Government's offer of settlement in relation to the PSA public sector salary claim. The Circular ...

C2005-44 2005/06 Strategic Management Framework and Calendar

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular The Strategic Management Framework and the Strategic Management Calendar, which forms part of the Framework, have been updated for 2005/06. As part of the update process, a minor review of the Framework/Calendar ...

C2005-27 Senior Executive Service- Notional Salary

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular Superannuation Guarantee legislation requires quarterly employer contributions of at least 9% of ordinary time earnings, up to the maximum contribution base. The Australian Taxation Office has advised the maximum ...

C2005-29 Salary Packaging Benefits for Chief and Senior Executive Service

 The Premier has recently approved changes to the salary packaging benefits for the Chief and Senior Executive Service (SES).  ...

C2005-24 Retirement Intentions Survey

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular This is to formally advise that the Public Employment Office (PEO) in Premier's Department is conducting a sector wide survey of employee retirement intentions over June and July 2005. The survey is one of ...

C2005-19 Nominations for the Public Service Medal

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

C2005-09 Aboriginal Employment: Improving Your Agency's Performance

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular The NSW Government is committed to the employment of Aboriginal people across the NSW Public Sector. There are a number of Public Sector programs in place that strive to improve employment outcomes for Aboriginal ...

C2005-08 Freedom of Information (FOI) Fees and Charges and the Goods and Services Tax (GST)

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular In NSW, fees and charges payable for Freedom of Information applications and processing are regulated by the Freedom of Information (Fees and Charges) Order 1989. These fees and charges are not subject to the ...

C2005-05 Broadcast (Radio and Television) Media Monitoring

Further to Premier's Memorandum No 2004-2 (New Arrangements for Government Media Monitoring) dated 6 May 2004, new broadcast media monitoring services will commence on 24 January 2005. ...

C2005-01 Accessing Leave Entitlements and Flexible Work Hours Arrangements to Observe Religious Duties

Department of Premier and Cabinet Circular The purpose of this circular is to highlight the Government's commitment to accommodate the culturally diverse nature of the public sector workforce. Chief Executives are asked to distribute the attached ...