Special arrangements: Christmas/New Year

2018/2019 (Regulation 5.9(1)(b)(i)(B) specified period)

Applications for review of promotion decisions notified in the APS Employment Gazettes listed below may be lodged in accordance with the following schedule:

  • PS49 – 6 December 2018 - up until 5pm local time, Thursday 3 January 2019
  • PS50 – 13 December 2018 - up until 5pm local time, Thursday 10 January 2019
  • PS51 – 20 December 2018 - up until 5pm local time, Thursday 17 January 2019
  • PS52 – 27 December 2018 - up until 5pm local time, Thursday 24 January 2019

Local time means 5 pm in the State or Territory in which the application is made. Applications made overseas must be received by the Merit Protection Commissioner by 5 pm AEST.

The office will be closed for the Christmas period between 25 December 2017 and 1 January 2018 inclusive.

Information on special arrangements is updated by 1 December each year.

For queries about the closing date for applications over the Christmas/New Year period, contact the Review Team:

Phone: (02) 8239 5330
Email: review@apsc.gov.au