Recent Circulars

Departmental Circular 2018/11

Change to Emergency Management Services (EMS) Provider

From 1 January 2019, Jardine Lloyd Thompson Pty Ltd (JLT) will replace First 5 Minutes as the contracted provider for Emergency Management Services for Parliamentarians and Members of Parliament (Staff) Act 1984 (MOP(S) Act) employees.

Departmental Circular 2018/10

Amendments to the Parliamentary Business Resources Regulations 2017 - Office Expenses and International Travel

Effective from 24 November 2018, the parliamentary business resources framework covers:

  • new types of office expenses, including wreaths and cloud-based services (including storage and software), and
  • international travel expenses for one employee who accompanies a member on... more
Departmental Circular 2018/07

Change to Employee Assistance Program Provider

  • On 1 August 2018, JLT Assure replaces Benestar (previously known as DTC) as the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) provider for Members of Parliament (Staff) Act 1984 (MOP(S) Act) employees.
  • MOP(S) Act employees and their immediate family and/or household members are entitled to... more

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