Section 5 of the Act, gives the Commission the power to appoint persons to hold or act in offices and to transfer, promote, remove and exercise disciplinary control over persons so appointed.
An “officer” is defined as a person holding a pensionable office in the service of a statutory authority whose remuneration is paid on a monthly basis.
The Commission regulates its own procedures, with the consent of the Prime Minister, and has formulated regulations for this purpose – the Statutory Authorities Service Commission Regulations, Chapter 24:01, and its amendments.
There is no current delegation in respect of any of the powers of the Commission. The Commission now carries out all its prescribed functions.