Parliamentary Service Commissioner Annual Report 2017-18


This report presents information covering the four parliamentary departments collectively. Further information about the individual departments can be found in their respective annual reports.

Letter of transmittal

Commissioner’s overview


Administration of the Parliamentary Service

Appendix A
Parliamentary Service Merit Protection Commissioner annual report

ISSN 1032 0350
ISBN 978-0-6482154-5-5

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This document must be attributed as the Parliamentary Service Commissioner annual report 2017–18, incorporating the annual report of the Parliamentary Service Merit Protection Commissioner.


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Australian Public Service Commission
Level 5, B Block, Treasury Building
Parkes Place West
Parkes ACT 2600