EA Update No. 6 - EB Offer Received

11 July 2016

The Commissioner for Public Sector Employment has now made an offer for the successor Enterprise Agreement. The letter of offer to the PSA can be seen here. Please note in light of the recent budget announcement the PSA would expect this offer to be honoured. This has been confirmed following discussions with the Office for the Public Sector.

In summary the offer includes:

  • A three year agreement commencing from the date of approval by the Industrial Relations Commission of South Australia.

  • Three general salary increases of 2.5% per annum operative from the first pay period commencing on or after 1 October 2015, 2016 and 2017.

  • PSAA new clause setting out the criteria for recognition of prior service for entry increment setting purposes.

  • An amended Training and Skills Development clause and a new Study Assistance Policy/Agreement which more accurately reflect provisions within the broader public sector.

  • Maintenance of all existing conditions in the current Agreement.

The letter to the PSA requested written confirmation of the offer. Please advise if you want the PSA to accept the offer or not.

Any comments or enquiries to the PSA.