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Table 68: Separations of ongoing employees: agency by type of termination, 2018-19
Agency Retrenchment Physical or mental
incapacity
Inappropriately qualified Underperformance Section 29(3)(e)
*
Breach of engagement
condition **
Misconduct Total
Agriculture 53 8 . 3 . 1 2 67
- Australian Fisheries Management Authority 1 . . . . . . 1
- Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority 6 . . . . . . 6
- Murray Darling Basin Authority 5 . . . . . . 5
Attorney-General's 2 2 . . . 1 . 5
- Administrative Appeals Tribunal 26 . . 1 . . . 27
- Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency . . . . . . . .
- Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity . . . 1 . . . 1
- Australian Building and Construction Commission 4 . . . . . . 4
- Australian Financial Security Authority 12 1 . . . . . 13
- Australian Human Rights Commission 1 . . . . . . 1
- Australian Law Reform Commission 6 . . . . . . 6
- Comcare 6 1 . . . . 1 8
- Commonwealth Ombudsman 5 . . . . . . 5
- Fair Work Commission 4 . . . . . . 4
- Federal Court Statutory Agency 30 1 . . . . 1 32
- National Archives of Australia 28 . . . . . . 28
- Office of the Australian Information Commissioner . . . . . . . .
- Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions 4 . . . . 1 . 5
- Office of the Fair Work Ombudsman 7 . . . . . . 7
- Office of the Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security . . . . . . . .
- Office of Parliamentary Counsel . . . . . . . .
- Safe Work Australia 3 . . . . . . 3
Communications and the Arts 1 1 . . . . . 2
- Australian Communications and Media Authority 9 . . . . . . 9
- Australian National Maritime Museum 1 . 1 . . . . 2
- National Film and Sound Archive 8 . . . . . . 8
- National Library of Australia 3 . . 1 . . . 4
- National Museum of Australia 4 1 . . . . . 5
- National Portrait Gallery . . . . . . . .
- Old Parliament House 2 . . . . . . 2
- Screen Australia . . . . . . . .
Defence 299 43 . 8 . 3 16 369
- Defence Housing Australia 10 1 . 3 . . . 14
Education 22 3 . . . . 1 26
- Australian Research Council 1 . . . . . . 1
- Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency . . . . . . . .
Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business 14 3 . . . . . 17
- Australian Skills Quality Authority 1 1 . . . . 1 3
Environment and Energy 8 . . 2 . 1 . 11
- Bureau of Meteorology 27 2 . . . 1 . 30
- Clean Energy Regulator 3 . . . . . . 3
- Climate Change Authority . . . . . . . .
- Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority . . . . . . . .
Finance 31 1 . 2 . . . 34
- Australian Electoral Commission 11 2 1 . . . . 14
- Future Fund Management Agency 7 . . . . . . 7
- Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority . . . . . . . .
Foreign Affairs and Trade 39 4 . . . . . 43
- Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research 1 . . . . . . 1
- Australian Trade and Investment Commission 11 . . . . . . 11
Health 80 8 . 3 . . . 91
- Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission . . . . . . . .
- Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care . 1 . . . . . 1
- Australian Digital Health Agency 2 . . . . . . 2
- Australian Institute of Health and Welfare . 2 . . . . . 2
- Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency 1 . . . . . . 1
- Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority . . . . . . 1 1
- Cancer Australia . . . . . . . .
- Food Standards Australia New Zealand . . . . . . . .
- National Blood Authority 1 . . . . . . 1
- National Health and Medical Research Council . . . . . . . .
- National Mental Health Commission 1 . . . . . . 1
- Organ and Tissue Authority . . . . . . . .
- Professional Services Review . . . . . . . .
Home Affairs 46 17 2 3 . 2 6 76
- Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission 38 . . . . . 1 39
- AUSTRAC 8 . . . . . . 8
Industry, Innovation and Science 75 4 . . . . . 79
- National Offshore Petroleum Safety And Environmental Management Authority . . . . . . 1 1
Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development 14 1 . 1 . . . 16
- Australian Transport Safety Bureau 4 . . . . . . 4
- Infrastructure and Project Financing Agency . . . . . . . .
- National Capital Authority . . . . . . . .
Prime Minister and Cabinet 64 5 . 1 . . . 70
- Aboriginal Hostels Ltd. 13 3 . . . . 2 18
- Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies . . . . . . . .
- Australian National Audit Office . . . . . . . .
- Australian Public Service Commission 6 . . . . . . 6
- Office of National Intelligence . . . . . . . .
- Torres Strait Regional Authority . . . . . . . .
- Workplace Gender Equality Agency . . . . . . . .
Services Australia 950 90 . 23 . 20 27 1110
- Digital Transformation Agency . . . . . . . .
Social Services 39 1 . . . . . 40
- Australian Institute of Family Studies 3 . . . . . . 3
- National Disability Insurance Agency 3 1 . 1 . 3 3 11
- NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission . . . . . . . .
Treasury 8 . . 2 . . 1 11
- Australian Bureau of Statistics 31 1 . 1 . . . 33
- Australian Competition and Consumer Commission 8 . . . . 1 . 9
- Australian Securities and Investments Commission 20 1 . 2 . . 1 24
- Australian Taxation Office 417 23 . 13 . 1 7 461
- Office of the Inspector-General of Taxation . . . . . . . .
- Productivity Commission . . . . . . . .
Veterans' Affairs 59 9 . 1 . 3 . 72
- Australian War Memorial 4 1 . . . . . 5
Australian Aged Care Quality Agency (NC) 2 . . . . . . 2
Total 2613 243 4 72 . 38 72 3042

* Termination resulting from the failure to complete an entry level training course Section 29(3)(e)

** Termination resulting from the failure to meet a condition of engagement imposed under subsection 22 (6) of PS Act (PS Act s29 (3)(f)) (i.e. probation, citizenship, formal qualifications, security and character clearances, health clearances)

Source: APSED

Last reviewed: 
27 September 2019