This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide policy advice to policy developers, internal policy staff and other staff, and for external queries from the government, Ministers, public sector organisations and the public.
This unit applies to public sector staff working in policy development. Those undertaking this unit would work independently, while performing complex tasks in familiar context.
The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State or Territory legislation, Australian standards and industry codes of practice.
No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative or certificate requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.