Review of the Members of Parliament (Staff) (MOP(S)) Act 1984

Date published
07 April 2022
Review of the MOPS Act

The Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (PM&C) is conducting a review of the MOP(S) Act in accordance with Recommendation 18 of the Set the Standard: Report on the Independent Review into Commonwealth Parliamentary Workplaces.

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. You can make a submission through the MOP(S) Act Review website:

Please contact for further information.