Policies & Legislation
Contains information relating to the risk management framework, environmental policy, our commitment to workplace diversity, our Disability Action Plan, and our recruitment and reasonable adjustment policies.
Information on the Administrative Arrangements Order list, portfolio legislation and the status of legislation currently before Parliament.
Signed statement by the Secretary Finn Pratt and information about breaches relating to the Australian Public Service (APS) Code of Conduct.
- Public Interest Disclosure Procedure
Signed procedures by the Secretary, Finn Pratt and information about public interest disclosures within the Department.
The Department has appointed the following authorised officers in relation to public interest disclosures:
- Jeremy Brown – Departmental Officer
- Tim Reddel – Group Manager, Policy Office Executive
- Sharon Stuart – Branch Manager, Disability Carers Policy and Access
Authorised officers can be contacted via firstname.lastname@example.org or phoning 1800 007 952.
This policy statement is about fraud prevention, detection and DSS's response to fraud under the Commonwealth Fraud Control Guidelines.