Australian Public Service Commission

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Commonwealth Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander workforce strategy 2020–24

This strategy provides an important framework to increase Indigenous employment outcomes across the Commonwealth public sector.

State of the service report 2018-19

This report looks at the current state of the Australian Public Service (APS) under two broad themes: culture (chapters 1 to 4) and capability (chapters 5 to 7). As leadership is a driver of both culture and capability, leadership and the role of leaders, are...

Are we there yet?

In the three years since the release of “Balancing the Future: Australian Public Service Gender Equality Strategy 2016-19,” positive progress has been made to improve gender equality in the Australian Public Service (APS). The APS is in a unique position as one of the largest...

State of the service report 2017-18

The 2017–18 SOSR has been structured around the themes of culture, capability and leadership. It is informed by data from the annual Australian Public Service (APS) agency survey and APS employee census, as well as the APS employment database.

State of the service report 2016–17

Section 44 of the Public Service Act 1999 (Cwlth) requires the Australian Public Service Commissioner to give a report each year on the state of the Australian Public Service (APS) for presentation to the parliament. This State of the Service report provides a high level...