Public Sector Commissioner's Circulars
Public Sector Commissioner’s Circulars relate to:
- public sector management policy or arrangements – these are made to promote and improve the overall effectiveness and efficiency of the public sector
- mandatory compliance obligations - these do not originate from the Public Sector Commissioner’s functions or the Public Sector Management Act 1994 (PSMA).
Premier’s Circulars that relate to policies of the Government of the day and whole of State legislative/policy requirements that do not come under the provisions of the PSMA are administered by the Department of the Premier and Cabinet.
It is the responsibility of Chief Executive Officers to remain informed of Public Sector Commissioner’s Circular content, comply with their directions and disseminate information to relevant staff.
Public sector agencies can put forward a case for a Circular by complying with the process and guidelines outlined in Administration of Public Sector Commissioner’s Circulars. In addition, the Public Sector Commissioner’s Circulars Template is also available.
If you have a query relating to a specific Circular, please contact the person nominated in the respective Circular. For general queries relating to Public Sector Commissioner’s Circulars, email Circulars@psc.wa.gov.au.
A list of rescinded Public Sector Commissioner's Circulars are available.
Page last updated 21 June 2019