Members of Parliament (Staff) Act 1984
Provides for the employment of staff, by parliamentarians, on behalf of the Commonwealth. The terms and conditions of employment of staff are determined primarily by determinations made under this Act, the relevant Commonwealth Members of Parliament Staff Enterprise Agreement and the Fair Work Act 2009.
Commonwealth Members of Parliament Staff Enterprise Agreement 2016-2019
Determinations and Directions
Successive responsible Ministers have made determinations and authorisations under the authority provided by the Members of Parliament (Staff) Act 1984 to assist in the administration of entitlements of employees.
Determination 2008/ Part III/3: Work Handover for Personal Employees
Direction 2013/4: Direction to Defer the Termination of Employment
Determination 2013/12: Office-Holders, Senators and Members must not Employ Family Members
Determination 2016/15: Employment of Electorate Officers
Determination 2017/18: Private-plated Vehicle List for Senior Staff
Determination 2018/27: Ministerial Staff - Statement of Private Interests and Security Clearance
Direction 2018/29: Direction Relating to the Personal Employees of a Presiding Officer
Determination 2018/30: Staff Travel and Relief Staff Arrangements
Increased Travelling Allowance Payments in Special Circumstances
Individual Flexibility Arrangements