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Department of Public Administration
Agency Number:
Start Date:
01 Jan 1985
End Date:
31 Dec 1990
"The implementation of policy in respect of the staffing, administration and operation of the State Service" including co-ordination of management practices and standards, personnel classification standards and training, provision of advice on organisation structure and efficiency. As part of the reorganisation of the Tasmanian State Service the Department assumed the functions of the former Public Service Board. The service was again reorganised on 17 July 1989. The Management Services Division of DPA was transferred to the new Department of Administrative Service. The remainder of the Department was integrated into the restructured Department of Premier and Cabinet, the formal amalgamation taking place on 1 Jul 1990.~
Legislation Administered:
Tas State Service Act 1984, Tas State Service (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act 1984, Tas State Service (Institutional Provisions) Act 1984, Temporary Reduction of Salaries Act 1986
Legislation Creating:
Tasmanian State Service Act 1984 (No.25 of 1984)
Previous Agencies:
Public Service Board Department (TA78)01 Jan 197331 Dec 1985
Office of the Commissioner for Public Employment (TA360)01 Jan 198501 May 2001
Series Created By Agency:
AD593 Abolished Position Files.01 Jan 197331 Dec 1987

PSC28 Copies of Miscellaneous Reports and Papers.01 Jan 197631 Dec 1991

AD594 Personnel Development Files.01 Jan 197631 Dec 1989

AD585 General Correspondence.01 Jan 198531 Dec 1990

AD762 Subject Files01 Jan 198531 Dec 1989

AD761 File Classification Guide01 Jan 198631 Dec 1986