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Page last updated 7 June 2017

  • Public inquiry into January 2016 Waroona fire

    20 January 2016

    On Wednesday 20 January 2016, the Premier directed the Public Sector Commissioner to arrange for the holding of a special inquiry pursuant to section 24H(2) and (3) of the Public Sector Management Act 1994 to examine the organisation and management of the bushfire in the Waroona area in

  • Recruitment freeze

    21 December 2015

    The Under Treasurer has written to general government sector agencies to advise that Cabinet has endorsed an immediate freeze on external recruitment until 30 June 2016.  These measures apply to all agencies and positions across the general government sector.

  • Misconduct notification case studies

    19 November 2015

    The changes to the notification of serious and minor misconduct under the Corruption, Crime and Misconduct Act 2003 (CCM Act) have now been in place for three months.

  • Appointment of Commissioner for Children and Young People

    12 November 2015

    The Public Sector Commissioner today announced that Her Excellency, the Governor in Executive Council has approved the appointment of Mr Colin Pettit to the office of Commissioner for Children and Young People for a five (5) year term commencing on 16 November 2015.

  • Appointment - Commissioner of Road Safety, Road Safety Commission

    30 October 2015

    The Public Sector Commissioner today announced that Her Excellency, the Governor in Executive Council has approved the appointment of Mr Kim Papalia to the office of Commissioner of Road Safety, Road Safety Commission for a five (5) year term commencing on 28 October 2015.

  • Appointment of Managing Director, Challenger Institute of Technology

    30 September 2015

    On 30 September 2015, The Public Sector Commissioner announced that Her Excellency, the Governor in Executive Council has approved the appointment of Ms Terry Durant to the office of chief executive officer titled Managing Director, Challenger Institute of Technology for a five (5) year term comm

  • Reappointment of Director, Mid West Development Commission

    16 September 2015

    On 15 September 2015, the Acting Public Sector Commissioner announced that Her Excellency, the Governor in Executive Council has approved the reappointment of Mr Gavin Treasure to the office of Director, Mid West Development Commission.

  • Reappointment of Director, Kimberley Development Commission

    20 August 2015

    On 18 August 2015, the Acting Public Sector Commissioner announced that Her Excellency, the Governor in Executive Council has approved the reappointment of Mr Jeffery Gooding PSM to the office of Director, Kimberley Development Commission.

  • Reappointment of Director, South West Development Commission

    20 August 2015

    On 18 August 2015, the Acting Public Sector Commissioner announced that Her Excellency, the Governor in Executive Council has approved the reappointment of Mr Donald Punch to the office of Director, South West Development Commission.

  • Reappointment of Director, Wheatbelt Development Commission

    20 August 2015

    On 18 August 2015, the Acting Public Sector Commissioner announced that Her Excellency, the Governor in Executive Council has approved the reappointment of Ms Wendy Newman to the office of Director, Wheatbelt Development Commission.

  • Appointment of Managing Director, Durack Institute of Technology

    28 July 2015

    On 21 July 2015, the Public Sector Commissioner announced that Her Excellency, the Governor in Executive Council has approved the appointment of Mr William (Bill) Swetman to the office of Managing Director, Durack Institute of Technology for a five (5) year term commencing on 19 August 2015 

  • Appointment of Executive Director, Department of the State Heritage Office

    24 June 2015

    The Public Sector Commissioner today announced that on 23 June 2015, the deputy of the Governor in Executive Council has approved the appointment of Mr Graeme Gammie to the office of chief executive officer titled Executive Director, Department of the State Heritage Office commencing on 23 June 2

  • Reappointment of Commissioner, Mental Health Commission

    22 June 2015

    The Public Sector Commissioner today announced that Her Excellency, the Governor in Executive Council has approved the reappointment of Mr Timothy Marney to the position titled Commissioner, Mental Health Commission commencing on 20 June 2015 for a five (5) year term.

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