Commissioner's instrument of appointment
The Commissioner was initially appointed by Government on 22 September 2015 under section 88 of the Constitution Act 1975. On 5 June 2018, her role was expanded to include the responsibilities of the Red Tape Commissioner. Her responsibilities are set out in the Instrument of appointment (PDF 465kb).
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