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Workplace Injury Management and Workers Compensation Act 1998 No 86
Current version for 22 November 2019 to date (accessed 13 July 2020 at 02:46)
374 Staff and facilities of Commission
(1) Persons may be employed in the Public Service under the Government Sector Employment Act 2013 to enable the Commission to exercise its functions.Note.Section 59 of the Government Sector Employment Act 2013 provides that the persons so employed (or whose services the Commission makes use of) may be referred to as officers or employees, or members of staff, of the Commission. Section 47A of the Constitution Act 1902 precludes the Commission from employing staff.(2) The persons so employed are, in the exercise of their functions, subject to the general control and direction of the Registrar.(3) This section does not affect the exercise of the functions under the Government Sector Employment Act 2013 of the head of the Public Service agency in which those persons are employed.(4) The Authority or such other Department of the Government as the regulations may specify is to provide for the Commission—(a) facilities (including registry facilities), and(b) any additional staff that may be necessary.(5) (Repealed)(6) For the purposes of section 5.5 of the Government Sector Finance Act 2018, the Registrar is taken to be a government officer of the GSF agency in which staff of the Commission are employed.