Tag: Machinery of Government (MOG)

NSW Police and Justice Department renamed - again
Monday, 14 July 2014
Michael Read

The New South Wales Department of Police and Justice is now to be known simply as the Department of Justice after the entity’s second name change in as many months.

The Department was renamed to the Department of Police and Justice in late April 2014 following the Ministerial reshuffle that occurred after Mike Baird became Premier. It was previously known as the Department of Attorney-General and Justice.

The latest name change, first reported by the...

IT’s critical state development role recognised in SA MoG changes
Friday, 11 July 2014
Chris Huckstepp

Sources within the South Australian Government say the creation of a new Department of State Development, headed up by ex-Canberra bureaucrat, Dr Don Russell has come about in part due to the Cabinet’s appreciation that ICT is crucial to State Development, and as such, the new agency should encompass the Digital Economy functions of the former Department of Further Education, Employment and Science and Technology (DFEEST), the ICT Roadmap for Minerals and Energy Resources Project, as well as...