Craig Allen

Deputy Director-General, Office of Industrial Relations

Craig is responsible for improving work health and safety and electrical safety performance through the regulatory framework and provision of services; regulatory responsibility and provision of policy advice on workers compensation matters; and supporting a productive industrial relations framework for the public sector in Queensland.

Craig has held senior management positions for more than 22 years with a government career spanning over 39 years. His previous roles include Commissioner for Public Employment for the Northern Territory Government, Assistant Director-General with the Department of Education Training and Employment and Executive Director for Corporate Services with the Department of Corrective Services within the Queensland Government.

Craig has a strong commitment to leading strategy that improves employee engagement, organisational performance and service delivery. In his current role, he has a strong commitment to ensuring the work health and safety of all Queensland workers through the implementation of the Best Practice Review recommendations.