The Guides to Social Policy Law is a collection of publications designed to assist decision makers administering social policy law. The information contained in this publication is intended only as a guide to relevant legislation/policy. The information is accurate as at the date listed at the bottom of the page, but may be subject to change. To discuss individual circumstances please contact Services Australia.

1.1.C.120 Commissioner of Police


Commissioner of Police of a state or territory means the person holding the office of Commissioner of Police (however described) in relation to the police force or police service of that state or territory.

Act reference: PPLAct section 299 Extension of Act to persons who are not employees and employers

PPL Rules section 6 Definitions, Part 11 Division 2—Extension of Act to law enforcement officers of certain States and Territories

Policy reference: PPL Guide 5.1.1 Making employer determinations for PLP

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