Awards and determinations

Department of Education employees are covered by a number of industrial awards and agreements. These cover the details of salaries, leave, allowances, salary packaging and other conditions of your employment.

Current awards

A list of the main awards covering department employees.

School teachers and related employees

Non teaching staff in schools

Administrative, trades and miscellaneous awards


This is a list of the most recent determinations, currently in force, made by the Secretary, Department of Education.

This is not a complete list. Determinations are gradually being added to this page. The determinations are listed by the Acts under which they have been made.

Teaching Service Act 1980

Education (School Administrative and Support Staff) Act, 1987

Government Sector Employment Act, 2013

Public Sector Employment and Management Act, 2002

See also

Education Commission Act Determinations

Teaching Services Act 1970

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