Extension: Review of the Members of Parliament (Staff) Act 1984

Key points

Further to Circular MIN 2022/2 distributed on 29 March 2022 in relation to the Review of the Members of Parliament (Staff) Act 1984, the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (PM&C) has extended the deadline for submissions by 2 months.

To ensure that there is an appropriate opportunity for all interested parties, in particular current and former parliamentary staff and parliamentarians, to provide a submission to the Review, submissions will now close at 5pm AEST on Wednesday 8 June 2022.

PM&C encourages you and your colleagues to provide input to the Review. The terms of reference are attached, and you can make a submission through the MOP(S) Act review website: https://www.pmc.gov.au/government/reviewmembers-parliament-staff-mops-a….

Please contact Mops.Act.Review@pmc.gov.au for further information.

Kind regards


Ben Morton
Special Minister of State

1 April 2022