The Public Service Act of 1905 established a three member Public Service Board consisting of two independent members and one part time member elected by public servants. The Act also made departmental heads responsible for the smooth running of their departments and set up a procedure for fixing the number of departments.
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