Parliamentary Activities Allowance Guidelines

The 2014 Act provides that the Commission may prepare and publish guidelines for the purpose of providing practical guidance to parliamentary leaders of qualifying parties, independent members and personal representatives relating to the application and operation of the legislation.

The Commission has published these guidelines and the guidelines are titled:  “Parliamentary Activities Allowance Guidelines for Party Leaders” and “Parliamentary Activities Allowance Guidelines for Independent Members”.

The relevant provisions of the 2014 Act came into operation on 1 July 2014. The guidelines come into operation from Tuesday, 10 February 2015.

Parliamentary Activities Allowance Guidelines for Parliamentary Party Leaders

PAA Guidelines Party Leaders 2017.docx (size 711.8 KB)

PAA Guidelines Party Leaders 2017.pdf (size 598.4 KB)

Parliamentary Activities Allowance Guidelines for Independent members

PAA Guidelines Independent Members 2017.docx (size 710.9 KB)

PAA Guidelines Independent Members 2017.pdf (size 601.9 KB)