Office of the Merit Protection Commissioner
Prime Minister and Cabinet
The Merit Protection Commissioner is an independent statutory office holder with functions aimed at ensuring accountability and integrity in APS employment decision-making. The Commissioner is supported by staff of the Australian Public Service Commission and has an office in both Sydney and Canberra. The Commissioner prepares an annual report which is published with the annual report of the Australian Public Service Commissioner.
Type of Body
E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees
Established By / Under
Act / Regulation
Established By/Under More info
Public Service Act 1999
Annual Report Prepared and tabled?
Not Yet Appointed
4 December 1999