Independent Review of the Australian Public Service

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News, 20 September 2019

Today, Chair of the independent panel, David Thodey AO, submitted the final report of the review of the APS, through PM&C Secretary, Mr Phil Gaetjens.

News, 6 September 2019

This review is the largest of its kind in 40 years – it is important to get it right.

News, 20 August 2019

"It's been a big undertaking. And it's been a fair dinkum effort", said the Prime Minister.

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News, 27 June 2019

Robert Garran loved poetry and had a gift for languages. As a young lawyer in his mid-30s, he also drafted Australia’s constitution.   

As we shape the future of the service, this is a story of its foundations.

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News, 14 May 2019

We asked you to test the changes we’re suggesting for the Australian public service. Here’s a summary of what you told us.

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