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Australian Public Service Commission

Prime Minister and Cabinet
The Australian Public Service Commission (APSC) is a non-corporate Commonwealth entity within the Prime Minister and Cabinet portfolio. The APSC's statutory responsibilities are detailed in the Public Service Act 1999 and include to: -develop, promote, review and evaluate APS employment policies and practices -facilitate continuous improvement in people management throughout the APS -contribute to learning and development and career management -contribute to and foster leadership in the APS -provide advice and assistance on public service matters to entities -promote high standards of integrity and conduct in the APS. The APSC also provides resources to support the Merit Protection Commissioner.
Appropriations 72416000
Departmental expenses 81243000
Average staffing level 311


Further information

  • Type of Body

    A. Non Corporate Commonwealth Entity

  • GFS Sector Classification


  • Established By / Under

    PGPA Rule (Schedule 1)

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    A. Principal

  • GFS Function / Sector Reported


  • Materiality


  • PS Act Body

    Yes - Statutory Agency

  • Auditor


  • Creation Date

  • Postal Address

    GPO Box 3176, Canberra ACT 2601

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