PSA Timeline: 1970 – 1979
||PSA membership exceeds 32,000
||Maternity leave in the NSW public service is extended to unmarried women and temporary employees.
||The equal pay principle is extended to include the principle of equal pay for work of equal value.
||The Women’s Auxiliary is renamed Women’s Council.
||Separate eligibility lists for men and women in the NSW public service are abolished.
||The PSA wins the Equal Pay Case for Female Salaried Officers employed by the Department of Motor Transport.
||State Public Services Federation (SPSF) is established to give state PSAs across Australia a national voice.