Remuneration Tribunal (Members of Parliament) Determination (No.1) 2023 provides resources to former members of Parliament to travel under certain conditions
The Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority (IPEA) provides personal advice to parliamentarians and their staff, and former members of parliament on their use of parliamentary travel resources
With the approval of their employing parliamentarian or their authorised person, MOP(S) Act staff may obtain a Cabcharge card for work-related taxi travel.
A ruling by the Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority (IPEA) is a written determination establishing whether a parliamentarian has acted in accordance with sections 26 (Dominant purpose test), 27 (Obligation to ensure value for money), or 28 (Obligation not to make claims or incur expenses in breach of conditions) of the Parliamentary Business Resources Act 2017 (PBR Act)
IPEA audits parliamentarians’ work expenses and the travel expenses of their staff under section 12 of the Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority Act 2017 (IPEA Act). IPEA may make a ruling in relation to travel expenses and allowances under section 37 of the Parliamentary Business Resources Act 2017 (PBR Act).
The Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority (IPEA) produces a range of reports to provide transparency and accountability for work expenses incurred, and to support parliamentarians and their staff in tracking and managing budgets, limits and expenditure.