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Active DPC Circulars - 2012

C2012-15 Towards a Strategic Centre- New Ways of Working

Keypoints Central agency heads, in consultation with the Public Service Commissioner and Cluster Directors General, have agreed on responsibilities for key functions at the centre of government. A new set of principles and strategies to guide how central ...

C2012-14 Release of "Women in NSW 2012"

Women in NSW 2012, the first in an annual series of reports on the status of NSW women, is now available from Women NSW. It was launched by the Minister for Women, the Hon Pru Goward MP, on 3 July 2012. It provides benchmark data for use in policy ...

C2012-08 NSW Government Website Management

NSW 2021 emphasises the need to communicate with customers, particularly online. With digital communication forming a major channel between government and the community, it’s vital that each cluster has a strategy that includes the efficient and effective ...

C2012-09 Lieutenant-Governor of New South Wales

Keypoints The Chief Justice, the Hon. Thomas Frederick Bathurst, has been sworn in as Lieutenant-Governor of the State of New South Wales. When the Lieutenant-Governor assumes the administration of the Government, agencies are to prepare relevant ...

C2012-06 International Women's Day

Keypoints International Women’s Day is held annually on 8 March. Agencies are encouraged to support International Women’s Day. Events will take place across NSW. More information is available from www.women.nsw.gov.au ...

C2012-05 Changes to Statutory Declaration and Affidavit Forms

Amendments to the  Oaths Act 1900,  affecting NSW statutory declarations and affidavits will take effect on 30 April 2012. Before 30 April 2012 agencies should review and amend any forms they produce or use that contain a NSW statutory declaration or ...

C2012-01 Leave for Staff Affected by Flooding in Northern NSW

Keypoints Areas of northern NSW have been declared a natural disaster due to flooding. Agencies should note this declaration may be expanded to other areas in NSW. Managers should apply a flexible approach for employees who are unable to attend work as a ...

C2012-02 Government Press Clip Monitoring Arrangements

The Government has entered a new press clips contract with Media Monitors. The new service commences 1 March 2012. The contract provides a digital, web based service with a limited number of users allowed access. ...