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Appendix B: Staffing profile

Table A3 provides a breakdown of Commission staff at 30 June 2016 and 2017 by employment type and gender. Apart from the Australian Public Service Commissioner and the Merit Protection Commissioner, all staff are employed under the Public Service Act 1999.

Tables A4 and A5 show ongoing and non-ongoing staff by location and classification at 30 June 2017. Tables A6 and A7 show staff by classification, location and gender at 30 June 2016 and 30 June 2017 respectively. Table A8 shows the number of staff who identified as Indigenous in 2015–16 and 2016–17.

Table A3: Ongoing and non-ongoing staff, by gender, 30 June 2016 and 2017
Employment type 30 June 2016 30 June 2017
Female Male Total Female Male Total
Note: Figures do not include irregular/intermittent employees but do include staff on long-term leave. The Australian Public Service Commissioner and the Merit Protection Commissioner are statutory office holders and are counted as ongoing full-time.
Ongoing full time 120 50 170 107 50 157
Ongoing part time 30 2 32 33 4 37
Non-ongoing full time 30 2 32 4 4 8
Non-ongoing part time 3 1 4 4 1 5
Total 153 57 210 148 59 207
Table A4: Ongoing and non-ongoing staff, by location, 30 June 2017
Employment type ACT NSW Total
Note: The Commission offices in Queensland, Victoria and Western Australia have been closed.
Ongoing 185 9 194
Non-ongoing 12 1 13
Total 197 10 207
Table A5: Ongoing and non-ongoing staff, by classification, 30 June 2017
Classification Ongoing Non-ongoing Total
APS1–2 5 1 6
APS 3–4 20 3 23
APS 5–6 53 3 56
EL 1 70 4 74
EL 2 34 2 36
SES and statutory office holders 12 0 12
Total 194 13 207
Table A6: Staff, by classification, location and gender, 30 June 2016
Classification ACT NSW QLD VIC WA Total
F M F M F M F M F M
Note: Figures do not include irregular/intermittent employees but do include staff on long-term leave. The Australian Public Service Commissioner and the Merit Protection Commissioner are statutory office holders and are counted as ongoing full-time.
APS 1 1 1                 2
APS 2 1 3                 4
APS 3 3                   3
APS 4 13 6 1 1 1     1     23
APS 5 13 1     1           15
APS 6 31 13 2   1   1       48
EL 1 51 16 4 1 1       1   74
EL 2 18 9 1 1   1         30
SES 1 6 2                 8
SES 2                     0
SES 3 1                   1
Statutory office holders 1 1                 2
Total 139 52 8 3 4 1 1 1 1 0 210
Table A7: Staff, by classification, location and gender, 30 June 2017
Classification ACT NSW Total
F M F M
Note: Figures do not include irregular/intermittent employees but do include staff on long-term leave. The Australian Public Service Commissioner and the Merit Protection Commissioner are statutory office holders and count as ongoing full-time. The Commission offices in Queensland, Victoria and Western Australia have been closed.
APS 1 1 1 0 0 2
APS 2 1 3 0 0 4
APS 3 3 3 0 0 6
APS 4 13 2 1 1 17
APS 5 11 3 0 0 14
APS 6 31 10 1 0 42
EL 1 48 21 3 2 74
EL 2 25 9 1 1 36
SES 1 6 2 0 0 8
SES 2 1 0 0 0 1
SES 3 1 0 0 0 1
Statutory office holders 1 1 0 0 2
Total 142 55 7 3 207
Table A8: Number of staff identifying as Indigenous, by employment type, 30 June 2016 and 2017
Employment type 30 June 2016 30 June 2017
Ongoing 10 10
Non-ongoing 0
Total 10 10