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Is RMS and service NSW the same?

Is RMS and service NSW the same?

Service NSW offices replaced Roads and Maritime Services offices in New South Wales. On 1 July 2014, Service NSW was transferred to the Treasury and Finance cluster.

Is Service NSW a government agency?

Service NSW makes it easier to access government services for people and businesses across NSW. Service NSW is a NSW Government executive agency that joined the Department of Customer Service on 1 July 2019.

What are the NSW state government departments?

Departments and agencies

  • Premier and Cabinet. Department. Department of Premier and Cabinet.
  • Treasury. Department. The Treasury.
  • Customer Service. Department. Department of Customer Service.
  • Transport. Department. Department of Transport.
  • Health. Department.
  • Education. Department.
  • Stronger Communities. Department.
  • Regional NSW. Department.

What is a NSW Government agency?

The Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (NSW) (GIPA Act) provides the public with a right to access government information held by agencies. An ‘agency’ is defined in the GIPA Act[1] as: a person or entity that is an agency pursuant to regulations made under Clause 5 of Schedule 4 of the GIPA Act.

What benefits do pensioners get in NSW?

cheaper medicine under the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme. bulk billed doctor visits – this is up to your doctor. a bigger refund for medical costs when you reach the Medicare Safety Net….Other benefits

  • utility bills.
  • property and water rates.
  • public transport fare.
  • motor vehicle registration.
  • train fare.

Is NSW services open in lockdown?

Our service centres remain open but have modified opening hours. Look up opening hours before going into a service centre. Some of the ways to do business with government have changed. Driver testing in NSW has been cancelled until further notice.

Does Service NSW do Centrelink?

A myGov account gives you secure access to services online using one username and password. Services able to be linked using your myGov account include: Medicare. Centrelink.

How many transactions does Service NSW do?

Currently Service NSW provides more than 1200 transactions relating to: Fair Trading.

How does NSW Government work?

The Legislature makes the laws. In NSW, this consists of the parliament, made up of the upper house or Legislative Council, and the lower house or Legislative Assembly, together with the Governor of NSW. As well as law-making, parliament represents the people via elections. It also checks on the Executive Government.

How many departments are in NSW Government?

9 NSW Government departments
There are 9 NSW Government departments. Each department houses individual agencies, offices and entities.

Is Water NSW a government agency?

WaterNSW is a New South Wales Government–owned statutory corporation that is responsible for supplying the state’s bulk water needs, operating the state’s river systems and dams and the bulk water supply system for Greater Sydney and providing licensing and approval services to its customers and water resource …

Do pensioners have to pay stamp duty in NSW?

NSW does not currently offer concessions on stamp duty to pensioners, so pensioners do need to pay stamp duty. However, pensioners may be eligible for stamp duty exemption or concessions if they are a first time home buyer.