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The website of the Civil Service and Administrative Innovation division

Change of ministerial responsibilities

The division Civil Service and Administrative Innovation, which was allocated to the Federal Chancellery, will be taken over by the Federal Ministry of Public Service and Sports on January 8th 2018. 

The Legal Basis for the change of responsibilities is "Amended Ministerial Law (in German: Bundesministeriengesetz) 1986”, amended Act “Bundesministeriengesetz-Novelle 2017”, BGBl. I Nr. 164/2017.

The Content and Information remain available on this Website until their launch within the Website of the Federal Ministry of Public Service and Sports.

The core mission of Civil Service and Administrative Innovation is to develop and implement a framework that guarantees forward-looking administrative management. The Civil Service and Administrative Innovation website provides information about the division's responsibilities, which include: 

  • tasks in the federal civil service and the staffing situation,
  • civil service law and mobility management, 
  • education and training programmes offered by the Federal Administrative Academy (VAB), 
  • use of quality and knowledge management in administrative innovation and involving citizens in the modernization process,
  • the government's impact controlling office and results-based impact assessment.

Publications 

Further more publications are available in German in the Website Öffentlicher Dienst: Publikationen.