Local Government Act 1993 No 30
348 Advertising of staff positions
(1) When it is proposed to make an appointment to a position within
the organisation structure of the council, the position must be advertised in
a manner sufficient to enable suitably qualified persons to apply for the
(2) If the position is a senior staff position, the requirement of
this section is satisfied if the position is advertised at least twice in a
daily newspaper circulating throughout the State.
(3) This section does not apply to:
(a) the re-appointment, under a new contract, of a senior staff
(b) the appointment of an employee if the term of employment is
(i) not more than 12 months, or
(ii) two or more periods that together are not more than 12 months in
any period of 2 years.