Approved Procedure 5: Approved Contracts for Services Procedures

Approved Procedure 5  relates to the powers of employing authorities as defined in Part 1 section 5 of the Public Sector Management Act 1994 (the Act), in accordance with these procedures and as provided for in section 100(1), to engage a person under a contract for service on such terms and conditions, including the rate of remuneration, as the employing authority determines.

This Approved Procedure applies to those employing authorities employed in the Public Service.

The objective of this Approved Procedure is to provide for a contract for services system and procedures that are in accordance with the principles set out in sections 7 and 8 of the Act.

Page last updated 27 September 2012