Public Service Commissioner Direction No 1 of 2014

Public Service Commissioner Direction No 1 of 2014

under the

Government Sector Employment Act 2013

I, Graeme Head, Public Service Commissioner of New South Wales, pursuant to section 13 of the Government Sector Employment Act 2013, give the following direction.

Dated 31 October 2014

GRAEME HEAD
Public Service Commissioner

Public Service Commissioner Direction No 1 of 2014

under the

Government Sector Employment Act 2013

1. Application

  • This direction is given to the heads of government sector agencies listed inSchedule 1.
    Compliance with this direction is mandatory, subject to section 13 (4) and (5) of the Government Sector Employment Act 2013.

2. Date of operation

  • This direction has effect until further notice.

3. Definitions

  • In this direction:
    Managing Gifts and Benefits: Minimum Standards means the standards contained in Section 2.1 of Behaving Ethically: A guide for NSW government sector employees as published on the Public Service Commission website on 31 October 2014.

4. Direction

  • I direct the heads of government sector agencies listed in Schedule 1 toimplement the Managing Gifts and Benefits: Minimum Standards by 1September 2015, and to require employees to comply with those standards.

5. Publication

  • This direction will be made publicly available on the website of the PublicService Commission as soon as practicable after it is given.
Schedule 1 Heads of government sector agencies to whom this Direction is given
Agency Agency Head
Public Service Departments  
Department of Education and Communities Secretary
Department of Family and Community Services Secretary
Ministry of Health Secretary
Department of Justice Secretary
Department of Planning and Environment Secretary
Department of Premier and Cabinet Secretary
Department of Trade and Investment, RegionalInfrastructure and Services Secretary
Department of Transport Secretary
The Treasury Secretary
Public Service executive agencies related to Departments  
Art Gallery of New South Wales Trust Staff Agency Director of the Art Gallery of NewSouth Wales
Australian Museum Trust Staff Agency Director of the Australian Museum
Barangaroo Delivery Authority Staff Agency Chief Executive Officer of the Barangaroo Delivery Authority
Community Relations Commission Staff Agency Chief Executive Officer of the Agency
Crown Solicitor's Office Crown Solicitor
Destination NSW Staff Agency Chief Executive Officer of Destination NSW
Fire and Rescue NSW Commissioner of Fire and Rescue NSW
Health Professional Councils Authority Office Secretary of the Ministry of Health
Home Care Service Staff Agency Secretary of the Department ofFamily and Community Services
Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority StaffAgency Chief Executive of the IndependentLiquor and Gaming Authority
Infrastructure NSW Staff Agency Chief Executive Officer and Co-ordinator General, InfrastructureNSW
Institute of Sport Staff Agency Chief Executive of the Office of Sport
Library Council of New South Wales Staff Agency State Librarian
Local Land Services Staff Agency Chair of the Board of Chairs under the Local Land Services Act 2013
Mental Health Commission Staff Agency Secretary of the Ministry of Health
Ministry for Police and Emergency Services Chief Executive of the Ministry
Natural Resources Commission Staff Agency Commissioner for the Commission
NSW Institute of Psychiatry Staff Agency Secretary of the Ministry of Health
Office of Environment and Heritage Chief Executive of the Office
Office of Finance and Services Chief Executive of the Office
Office of Local Government Chief Executive of the Office
Office of the NSW Rural Fire Service Commissioner of the NSW Rural Fire Service
Office of the NSW State Emergency Service Commissioner of the NSW State Emergency Service
Office of Sport Chief Executive of the Office
Parliamentary Counsel's Office Parliamentary Counsel
Service NSW Chief Executive Officer of Service NSW
Sydney Cricket and Sports Ground Trust StaffAgency Secretary of the Sydney Cricket andSports Ground Trust
Sydney Opera House Trust Staff Agency Chief Executive of the SydneyOpera House Trust
Trustees of the Museum of Applied Arts and SciencesStaff Agency Director of the Museum of AppliedArts and Sciences
UrbanGrowth NSW Development Corporation Staff Agency Chief Executive of the UrbanGrowth NSW DevelopmentCorporation
Separate Public Service agencies  
Board of Studies, Teaching and EducationalStandards Staff Agency President of the Board of Studies,Teaching and EducationalStandards
Environment Protection Authority Staff Agency Chairperson of the EnvironmentalProtection Authority
Health Care Complaints Commission Staff Agency Commissioner of the Health Care Complaints Commission
Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal Staff Agency Chairperson of the IndependentPricing and Regulatory Tribunal
Independent Transport Safety Regulator Staff Agency Chief Executive of the IndependentTransport Safety Regulator
Information and Privacy Commission Information Commissioner
Legal Aid Commission Staff Agency Chief Executive Officer of the LegalAid Commission
New South Wales Crime Commission Staff Agency Commissioner for the NSW Crime Commission
New South Wales Electoral Commission Staff Agency Electoral Commissioner
Office of the Children's Guardian Children's Guardian
Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions Director of Public Prosecutions
Ombudsman's Office Ombudsman
Police Integrity Commission Staff Agency Commissioner for the Police Integrity Commission
Teaching Service Secretary of the Department ofEducation and Communities
NSW Police Force Commissioner of Police
NSW Health Service Secretary of the Ministry of Health
Transport Service of New South Wales Secretary of the Department ofTransport
Other Services of the Crown  
Internal Audit Bureau Chief Executive
New South Wales Treasury Corporation Chief Executive
NSW Trains Chief Executive
School Administrative and Support Staff Secretary of the Department ofEducation and Communities
Staff of the Chief Investigator of the Office ofTransport Safety Chief Investigator
Sydney Trains Chief Executive
TAFE Commission Managing Director
Transport Cleaning Services Executive Director