Promotion reviews

When is the promotion reviews notifications page updated?

Agencies and departments are encouraged to check this website each Friday after 2.00pm (AEST) to identify if review applications have been received.

The Merit live page is updated weekly and provides information on the agencies and departments whose promotions (and engagement of Parliamentary Service employees) have attracted review applications.

Information on special arrangements over the Christmas /New Year period is also available.


Can I get a regular update on published promotion reviews?

Merit live updates is our RSS feed letting you know the latest merit-based news. It includes weekly updates on the latest notifications of promotion reviews.

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What are the latest promotion review committee notifications?

  • PRC notifications: PS32 – 11 AUG 2016
    Applications for promotion reviews have been received for promotions in the Department of Human Services, Department of Health and Australian Taxation Office as notified in APS Employment Gazette PS32 – 11 AUG 2016
  • PRC notifications: PS31 – 04 AUG 2016
    Applications for promotion reviews have been received for promotions in the Department of Immigration and Border Protection and Department of Human Services as notified in APS Employment Gazette PS31 – 04 AUG 2016
  • PRC notifications: PS30 – 28 JUL 2016
    Applications for promotion reviews have been received for promotions in the Australian Taxation Office, Department of Immigration and Border Protection, Department of Veterans Affairs and Department of Human Services as notified in APS Employment Gazette PS30 – 28 JUL 2016
  • PRC notifications: PS29 – 21 JUL 2016
    Applications for promotion reviews have been received for promotions from Australian Taxation Office and Department of Immigration and Border Protection as notified in APS Employment Gazette PS29 – 21 JUL 2016
  • PRC notifications: PS28 – 14 JUL 2016
    Applications for promotion reviews have been received for promotions in the Fair Work Ombudsman, Department of Immigration and Border Protection and the Australian Taxation Office as notified in APS Employment Gazette PS28 – 14 JUL 2016

Special arrangements: Christmas/New Year

The arrangements for the Christmas/New Year period are updated by 1 December each year. Information on special arrangements over the Christmas/New Year period is available. 


Where can I get more information?

An on-line application form to notify a promotion review is available.

Information on applying for promotion reviews is available.

Information on agency requirements when notifying and managing promotion reviews is also available.

The administration of promotion reviews is managed by the Sydney Office.

Please direct inquiries to the review team on (02) 8239 5330 or by email to review@apsc.gov.au.