News - 2013

5 December 2013

Review of the Whistleblowers Act

The Independent Commissioner Against Corruption will conduct a review of the operation and effectiveness of the Whistleblowers Protection Act 1993 (SA) (the Act), at the request of the Attorney-General.

The Commissioner invites interested parties to make written submissions on the operation and effectiveness of the Act on or before 6 December 2013.

Submissions should be sent to:

Whistleblower Protection Act Review
Independent Commissioner Against Corruption
GPO Box 11066
Adelaide SA 5001


A return address for correspondence and a contact telephone number should be provided with the written submission.

A request can be made that all or part of a submission, remain confidential. This request should be made on a covering letter, or within the email attaching the submission.

1 September 2013

ICAC & OPI commence operations

On 2 September 2013, the Hon. Bruce Lander QC, begins his watch as South Australia’s first Independent Commissioner Against Corruption.

The Commissioner will identify and investigate corruption in public administration, and seek to prevent and minimise corruption, misconduct and maladministration in public administration.

From 9.00am tomorrow, reports and complaints can be made to the Office for Public Integrity.

Read the media release.