PSA Meets with Deputy Premier - Update

18 August 2016

The PSA met with Deputy Premier and Minister for the Public Sector, the Hon John Rau MP today as part of regular ongoing meetings to discuss issues impacting the PSA membership.

The PSA was represented by General Secretary Nev Kitchin, Assistant General Secretary Natasha Brown, President Michael Griffiths and Chief Industrial Officer, Josie Barbaro.

Key public sector matters discussed with the Deputy Premier included:

  • Return to Work

  • Wages Parity Enterprise Bargaining, including feedback on 1.5% public sector wages cap

  • Redeployment and adherence to Determination 7 by Agencies

  • Privatisation of elements of the Land Services Group, including correspondence sent to the Treasurer

  • Concern over the State Library of South Australia with proposed Job Cuts

  • Child Protection Systems Royal Commission where the PSA welcomed recommendations and the opportunity to have meaningful involvement going forward.


The PSA will continue to keep members informed.