Substituting Public Holiday Notification

In accordance with Determination 2023/3 – Substitution of a public holiday, an ongoing or non-ongoing employee may substitute a gazetted public holiday for an alternative day off, with the agreement of their Parliamentarian or Authorised Officer.

What is your current employment?
This provision is only available to ongoing and non-ongoing employees.
Refer to gazetted public holiday register here.
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