News


25 June 2018

MEDIA RELEASE: PUBLIC HEARING SCHEDULED FOR SAFEWORK SA EVALUATION

The Commissioner has issued a media release in relation to the next scheduled hearing in the evaluation of SafeWork SA.

Executive Director of SafeWork SA, Martyn Campbell, will make an oral submission to the Commissioner at 10am on Monday 2 July 2018.

Information about subsequent hearings will be posted on the Commissioner’s website by the end of the week.

Read the media release


1 June 2018

MEDIA RELEASE: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS ON SAFEWORK SA EVALUATION

The Independent Commissioner Against Corruption, the Hon. Bruce Lander QC, has issued a media release calling for written submissions relating to the evaluation into the practices, policies and procedures of SafeWork SA.

Written submissions are to be received by 5pm, Friday 15 June and relate to the previously released scope for the evaluation. 

Read the media release


22 May 2018

PUBLIC STATEMENT: SCOPE OF SAFEWORK SA EVALUATION

The Independent Commissioner Against Corruption, the Hon. Bruce Lander QC, has issued a public statement regarding the scope of the evaluation of SafeWork SA's practices, policies and procedures.

The Commissioner has also invited staff at SafeWork SA to offer comments or submissions in respect to matters relevant to the evaluation and has anounced a public hearing will be held on 1 June 2018.  At the public hearing further information regarding how other interested parties may make submissions will be provided.

Read the public statement


10 May 2018

PUBLIC STATEMENT: EVALUATION OF SAFEWORK SA

The Independent Commissioner Against Corruption, the Hon. Bruce Lander QC, has issued a public statement regarding his decision to conduct an evaluation of SafeWork SA's practices, policies and procedures.

The Commissioner has determined this evaluation will be conducted by way of a public inquiry.  Further information regarding calls for submissions, timeframes for the evaluation and the location of any public hearings will be provided in due course.

Read the public statement


 2 May 2018

PUBLIC STATEMENT: COMMENCEMENT OF INVESTIGATION

The Independent Commissioner Against Corruption, the Hon. Bruce Lander QC, has issued a public statement regarding his decision to investigate the SafeWork SA investigation into the fatal accident involving the Airmaxx 360 ride at the 2014 Royal Adelaide Show.

Read the public statement


 20 March 2018

MEDIA RELEASE: ICAC BRIEFINGS AND TRANSPARENCY

The Independent Commissioner Against Corruption, the Hon. Bruce Lander QC, has issued a media release in relation to new information sharing and transparency measures to be implemented by his office.

The Commissioner will provide a suite of briefings to the new government about issues and trends identified in the course of the work carried out by his office and the Office for Public Integrity (OPI).

Read the media release


6 March 2018

OPI PHONE LINE CLOSURE

The Office for Public Integrity phone line will be unavailable between 9:30 - 12:30 on Wednesday 7 March 2018 as staff undertake training.

Callers may leave a telephone message and a member of the OPI will return their call as soon as possible. During this time you can make a complaint or report online.

We apologise for any inconvenience.


28 February 2018

Public Statement: Oakden Report published

The Independent Commissioner Against Corruption, the Hon. Bruce Lander QC, has published his investigation report in relation to the Oakden Older Persons Mental Health Facility.

The report, titled Oakden: A Shameful Chapter in South Australia’s History, has made findings against five individuals and the Northern Adelaide Local Health Network. It also makes 13 recommendations that should be considered by all public officers in positions of authority.

“Every South Australian should feel outraged at what happened at the Oakden Facility,” said Commissioner Lander.

Please note that the report is a very large file so it may take some time to load.

Read the public statement

Read the Oakden report


5 February 2018

Public Statement: Oakden Investigation

The Independent Commissioner Against Corruption, the Hon. Bruce Lander QC, has issued a public statement regarding his maladministration investigation into the Oakden Older Persons Mental Health Service.

Read the public statement


30 January 2018

ICAC Newsletter: Issue Eight published

The Independent Commissioner Against Corruption has published the eighth edition of its newsletter.

The January 2018 issue features updates on investigations, current prosecutions and education initiatives, and articles on public integrity and the corrosion in workplaces that can lead to corruption.

Read the newsletter


17 January 2018

OPI phone line closure

The Office for Public Integrity phone line will be unavailable between 9:00am - 10:30am on Thursday 18 January 2018 as staff undertake training.

We apologise for any inconvenience. Callers may leave a telephone message, and your call will be returned as soon as possible.

During this time, you can make a complaint or report online.