The Civil Service Act of 1900 centralised the management of Tasmania's public servants for the first time. It provided for their classification and standardised their salary structure, system of appointments, promotions and retirement allowances. It established the Civil Service Board of Tasmania.
Sources used to compile this entry: Wettenhall, RL, A Guide to Tasmanian Government Administration, Platypus Publications, Hobart, 1968, 206 pp.
Prepared by: Caroline Evans
Created: 21 March 2012, Last modified: 13 October 2015