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.


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. Primary body

  • 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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