Memos & Circulars - by year

Active DPC Circulars - 2009

C2009-30 Bush Fire Mitigation Reporting via the Bush Fire Reporting Information Management System

Under the  Rural Fires Act  1997, ‘public authorities’ that are responsible for ‘managed land’ have a statutory obligation to report to the Commissioner of the NSW Rural Fire Service (RFS) on their hazard reduction activities each year. ‘Local authorities ...

C2009-25 Law Enforcement Standard for Digital Evidence

This Circular is to inform agencies of the new Law Enforcement Standard for Digital Evidence. The Standard specifies the formats in which digital information must be presented when submitted as evidence, or for another use, in court. The Standard applies ...

C2009-20 Reportable Superannuation Contributions

Employee payment summaries: agencies must include Reportable Employer Superannuation Contributions (RESCs) from 1 July 2009 Payroll systems: agencies should check with their payroll administrator to ensure compliance with tax law. ...

C2009-18 NSW Public Sector Capability Framework And Job Evaluation Provisions

Keypoints Agencies do not need to convene panels for the purposes of evaluating a position. Desktop evaluation through an accredited methodology can be used, with any disputes addressed through the agency’s dispute resolution procedures. The NSW Public ...

C2009-15 Leave for Staff Affected by Flooding in Northern NSW

Keypoints Areas of northern NSW have been declared a natural disaster area due to flooding. Managers should apply a flexible approach for employees who are unable to attend work as a result of flooding around the declared natural disaster areas. Employees ...

C2009-13 Prequalification Scheme: Audit and Risk Committees

The Department of Premier and Cabinet, in conjunction with the NSW Treasury and the Department of Commerce, has established the Prequalification Scheme: Audit and Risk Committees (the Scheme). The Scheme establishes a list of prequalified independent ...

C2009-05 Leave for Staff Affected by the Bush Fire Emergency

The emergency created by bush fires across New South Wales and Victoria requires special consideration and a more flexible approach to possible problems encountered by those employees who volunteered to assist the emergency services or who are otherwise ...

C2009-02 Work-Related Transport for NSW Public Sector Employees

In December 2008, the NSW Government introduced a free shuttle bus service in the Sydney CBD. The service runs in both directions between Circular Quay and Central Railway Station along George and Elizabeth streets, at 10 minute intervals. The “555” ...