I certify that the Paid Parental Leave scheme campaign complies with the Guidelines on Information and Advertising Campaigns by Australian Government Departments and Agencies.
This certification takes in to consideration the Report of the Independent Communications Committee dated 09 July 2010, which indicates the Paid Parental Leave scheme campaign, in their view, complies with Principles 1 to 4 of the Guidelines.
My certification has also been informed by advice and evidence of compliance with the Guidelines provided by officers within the Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs with responsibility for the design, development and implementation of the Paid Parental Leave scheme campaign.
I certify compliance with relevant legal and procurement matters relating to the presentation and delivery of the campaign. All relevant procurement policies and procedures have been documented.
Dr Jeff Harmer
12 July 2010