New Rates of Travelling Allowance
Increase in Canberra TA Rates
The Canberra TA rates for MOP(S) Act Employees increased effective from 31 August 2014.
Early Pay Cut-Off for Pay day 9 Oct 14
Due to the public holidays on 29 Sep (ACT) and 6 Oct (ACT, NSW, QLD & SA), the cut-off for payday 9 Oct will be Friday 26 Sep 14. Any documents that will affect your pay must be received in M&PS by Friday 26 Sep for inclusion in payday 9 Oct 14.
Remittance Advice Notifications
Remittance advices are now emailed by Finance showing details of the payments made. For queries concerning remittance advices please contact M&PS.
Topics of Interest
Office Requisites and Stationery
Office requisites and stationery items purchased from suppliers other than OfficeMax may not be reimbursed.
Purchasing items through the OfficeMax online tool, OrderMax, ensures that:
- items are within entitlement;
- provides easier monitoring of your budget; and
- offers better value for money, with around a 14% saving achieved as a Whole of Government arrangement.
Departmental Circular 2014/15: Work Health and Safety Duties - Information Sessions for Senators and Members
All Senators and Members are invited to a work health and safety information session to be delivered by Comcare and the Department of Finance at 10am on 27 August 2014, in Committee Room 2R2
- Ministerial Circular 2014/08: Members of the Employee Consultative Group
The membership of the Employee Consultative Group has been finalised. The first meeting will be held at Parliament House, Canberra on 20 June 2014.