· www.fwc.gov.au/document/agreement/AE424941 The task of striking a new deal has been made much more complex by the large pay differences of up to $US 19,000, in some cases between civil servants transferred from other departments to PM&C, in Mr Abbott`s massive expansion and the higher-paid veterans of the prime minister and cabinet. The main public sector union, the PCSU, said the deal accepted by the vote was fairer than previous proposals for civil servants that were confiscated from the PM&C by a number of other departments in “government machinery” modifications ordered by the Abbott regime. “Prior to the implementation of the company agreement, the Fair Work Commission will carry out an assessment of the agreement against the award in order to ensure a better overall situation for the majority of employees under the new agreement. But disputes are not resolved in the huge human services and immigration departments, which employ about 50,000 civil servants among themselves. The Act provides that the Minister must consider it desirable to establish the conditions of employment and employment applicable to GSP employees due to exceptional circumstances. The current Department of Environment and Energy Enterprise Agreement 2016-2019 does not provide coverage for biosafety personnel or functions and veterinarians. . . .