Last updated: 07 Aug 2015

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The following resources relate to separation from the APS:


Resignation is not mentioned in the legislation and is therefore subject to a combination of common law rules and agency policies.
Find out more about resignation

Termination of employment

The Public Service Act 1999 provides a number of specific grounds upon which the employment of an employee may be terminated

Find out more about termination of employment

Transition to retirement arrangements for Commonwealth Superannuation Scheme members

The Government's transition to retirement arrangements permit superannuation schemes to allow members who have reached their preservation age to start receiving their superannuation benefit whilst remaining employed by the same employer

Find out more about the transition to retirement arrangements

Guidance about separation of SES staff

Find out more about guidance on the separation of SES staff