State Sector Act 1988

  • repealed
  • State Sector Act 1988: repealed, on 7 August 2020, by section 132(1) of the Public Service Act 2020 (2020 No 40).
1A Purpose

The purpose of this Act is to promote and uphold a State sector system that—


is imbued with the spirit of service to the community; and


operates in the collective interests of government; and


maintains appropriate standards of integrity and conduct; and


maintains political neutrality; and


is supported by effective workforce and personnel arrangements; and


meets good-employer obligations; and


is driven by a culture of excellence and efficiency; and


fosters a culture of stewardship.

Section 1A: inserted, on 18 July 2013, by section 5 of the State Sector Amendment Act 2013 (2013 No 49).