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Annual Report 2015/16
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Other Financial Disclosures

Employee and Industrial Relations

Summary of Employee Numbers

The Department has 1,595 full time employees (excluding judicial officers and including trainees).

Summary of Employee Numbers by Occupational Group and Gender

The headcount figures in the Summary of Employee Numbers table are for those employees paid on the last pay date of the financial year.

Row Labels2014/152015/16
Number%Number%
FMTotalFMFMTotalFM
Catering Employees and Tea Attendants 2 0 2 100.00 0.00 2 0 2 100.00 0.00
Child Care Workers 1 0 1 100.00 0.00 1 0 1 100.00 0.00
Cleaners and Caretakers 11 1 12 91.67 8.33 10 0 10 100.00 0.00
Govt Officers (GOSAC/GOSGA Award) 74 56 130 56.92 43.08 82 54 136 60.29 39.71
Public Service Employees 1,124 528 1,652 68.04 31.96 1,059 495 1,554 68.15 31.85
State Review Board * 1 0 1 100.00 0.00 1 0 1 100.00 0.00
Salaries and Allowances Tribunals 7 12 19 36.84 63.16 8 8 16 50.00 50.00
State Administrative Tribunal 9 6 15 60.00 40.00 10 8 18 55.56 44.44
Total 1,229 603 1,832 67.09 32.91 1,173 565 1,738 67.49 32.51

* State Review Board includes Prisoners Review Board, Supervised Release Review Board and the Mentally Impaired Accused Review Board.

Breach of Human Resource Management Standards

There were three breach claims lodged with the Department during the 2015/16 reporting year.

In addition to a grievance claim, there was one claim each from employment and termination standard.

There were no claims reported against performance, redeployment or discipline management standard.

Act of Grace and Ex Gratia Payments

The Department from time to time processes Act of Grace and ex gratia payments on behalf of Government.

Two ex gratia payments were made in 2015/16 that totalled six thousand dollars.

In addition, the Department paid twelve mesothelioma claims on behalf of Government that totalled $1.939 million in 2015/16.


Last updated: 27-Sep-2016

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