Department changes name
From today the Department of Education and Communities will now be known as the Department of Education following administrative changes to a number of NSW Government agencies that came into effect on 1 July.
Other related changes include:
- the Office of Communities (except Aboriginal Affairs) has transferred to the Department of Family and Community Services (FACS)
- State Training Services has transferred to the Department of Industry, Skills and Regional Development
- TAFE NSW has transferred to the Industry, Skills and Regional Development Cluster
- Multicultural NSW and the Advocate for Children and Young People have transferred to the Family and Community Services Cluster.