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New Year Pay Rises

A further 1.75% pay increase falls due on 1 January and will be included in the first pay in the New Year for members under many of our Agreements including Public Service, Parliament, Parks, State Library, Museum, National Gallery, ACMI, Film Victoria, VicSES, Growth Areas and PTV

Labor Revitalises VPS

Victoria's new Premier Daniel Andrews has announced changes to revitalise Victoria’s public services as the first step to getting Victoria back to work.  A number of community portfolios will be elevated to the Department of Premier and Cabinet including the new portfolios of Equality and the Prevention of Family Violence.  A key priority is to establish a Royal Commission into Family Violence in early 2015.  A new Special Minister of State, Gavin Jennings will oversee government transparency, integrity, accountability and public sector administration and reform.  This role