If you’re a Victorian Public Service executive, on this page you’ll find the executive:

  • handbook
  • classification framework
  • performance measures framework
  • employment contract
  • vehicle package calculators

Remuneration advice

Get advice on executive remuneration from the Victorian Independent Remuneration Tribunal.

Executive wellbeing support

Access a range of information on self-care and wellbeing.

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Go to executive wellbeing support

General advice

If your executive employment query isn’t about remuneration, get in touch at executive.employment@vpsc.vic.gov.au

This resource suite contains:

Available formats

Victorian Public Service Executive Employment Handbook

The Handbook provides the policy framework for employing executives based on Part 3, Division 5 of the Public Administration Act 2004.

Please note:  A revised version of the handbook was published 22 Febraury 2019.

VPS Executive Classification Framework

This framework document provides:

  • information about the purpose and context of the classification framework
  • details about the work level standards and streams
  • an outline of the work value assessment methodology
  • accompanying executive classification framework resources.
Download DOCX 0.26MB 66 pages

VPS Executive Performance Management Framework

This framework document provides:

  • information about the purpose and context of the performance management framework
  • details about the scope and design of the framework
  • an outline of the foundation principles
  • guidance on performance setting and performance assessment.

Standard Executive Employment Contract

The Standard Executive Employment Contract has been developed for use when employing executives under the Public Administration Act 2004.

The contract contains details of the employment arrangements for executives including remuneration and superannuation, termination and leave.

Updated February 2020

Download DOCX 0.11MB (24 pages)

Executive Vehicle Cost to Package Calculator and approved list

Use the Calculator to determine the cost of a motor vehicle in an executive’s total remuneration package. Use of this calculator is covered by the Commissioner’s Circular 2018-04

The VicFleet website has an up-to-date list of vehicles approved for executive salary packaging.

Download XLSX 0.28MB Spreadsheet