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Welcome to the Salaries and Allowances Tribunal

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The Tribunal is established under the Salaries and Allowances Act 1975, and has the responsibility for both determining and recommending rates of remuneration for the Governor, Members of Parliament, Judges, Magistrates, the Parliamentary Inspector of the Corruption and Crime Commission, Clerks of the Parliament, Commissioners of the Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission, Local Government CEOs, Local Government Elected Members, Members of the Special Division of the Public Service and Prescribed Office Holders.

The entitlements of Former Premiers, Ministers and Members of Parliament are also determined by the Tribunal.

On 6 June 2018 the Salaries and Allowances Tribunal are relocating to Hale House, 1 Parliament Place, West Perth.

The new postal address is:

Salaries and Allowances Tribunal

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Latest News

9 April 2019: 

The Tribunal has issued a Determination in relation to Local Government CEOs and Elected Members, with effect from 1 July 2019The Tribunal has determined that there will be a 1 per cent increase in the remuneration bands for Local Government CEOs and a 1 per cent increase to the fees, expenses or allowances for Local Government Elected Members. 

17 December 2018

The Tribunal has issued its first Determination in relation to Government Entites. With effect from 1 January 2019 the Government Entities (Water Corporation) Determination No.1 of 2018 will apply to the executive officer of the Water Corporation.  This is the first office to be formally considered by the Tribunal following the commencement of the power to set executive officers' remuneration. 

25 June 2018

The Tribunal has issued a Determination in relation to the Special Division and Prescribed Office Holders Determination, with effect from 1 July 2018. The Tribunal has determinated that there will be no increase in the remuneration for these office holders.

 1 May 2018

The Tribunal has determined the remuneration and allowances to be provided to the Governor of Western Australia, with effect from the date of his appointment.

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Acknowledgement of Country

The Government of Western Australia acknowledges the traditional custodians throughout Western Australia and their continuing connection to the land, waters and community. We pay our respects to all members of the Aboriginal communities and their cultures; and to Elders both past and present.