Pay and employment

Parliamentarians employ their staff under the Members of Parliament (Staff) Act 1984 (MOP(S) Act). Staff are referred to as MOP(S) Act employees.

The Commonwealth Members of Parliament Staff Enterprise Agreement 2016-2019 (Enterprise Agreement) sets the employment terms and conditions for all MOP(S) Act employees.

Parliamentarians can find relevant information about their remuneration and salary in this section, including superannuation and fringe benefits tax.