Integrity and conduct at a glance

Serious misconduct

2425 serious misconduct notifications assessed
  1633 notified by notifying authorities (67%)
  661 reported by individuals (27%)
  107 referred from the Public Sector Commission (4%)
  15 notified as reviewable police action (1%)
  9 propositions of alleged serious misconduct made by the CCC (less than 1%)
4939 allegations assessed
  2953 no further action taken (60%)
  1880 referred to an appropriate authority or independent agency for action (38%)
  59 investigated by the CCC (1%)
  37 preliminary investigations conducted by CCC (1%)
  10 assessments ongoing (less than 1%)

Minor misconduct

534 minor misconduct matters received
  362 notified by principal officers (68%)
  172 reported by individuals (32%)
969 allegations  received
  89 referred to the authority (40%)
  184 referred to an appropriate third party (19%)
  40 investigated by the Commission (4%)
  278 no actions required (29%)
  78 assessment ongoing (8%)
194 actions  taken against individuals
  68 employment terminated (35%)
  75 training, counselling or other improvement action mandated (39%)
  45 not terminated but other sanction applied (23%)
  6 no sanction applied (3%)

Discipline/breaches of ethical codes

1725 discipline cases completed
  50 Universities (3%)
  602 Local governments (35%)
  307 Other Schedule 1 (18%)
  33 Boards and committees (2%)
  733 Public sector agencies (42%)
1258 breaches found

 

  27 Universities (2%)
  459 Local governments (36%)
  226 Other Schedule 1 (18%)
  35 Boards and committees (3%)
 
511 Public sector agencies (41%)
1406 outcomes
  966 training, counselling or improvement (69%)
  170 termination of employment (12%)
  63 other sanctions applied (4%)
  207 no sanctions applied (15%)

Public interest disclosure

40 disclosures received
 
9 were assessed as appropriate under the PID Act (23%)
There are 540 public interest disclosure (PID) officers across the sectors

Grievances

33%  completed formal grievance cases*
 

122 authorities completed formal grievance cases

  • 75 dealt with interpersonal conflict
  • 63 dealt with bullying
  • 57 dealt with inappropriate personal behavior
  • 22 dealt with discrimination
  • 45 dealt with other types of grievances
 
245 authorities did not have formal grievance cases
 
* each grievance lodged may contain multiple allegations

Breach of standard claims (public sector only)

33%  completed formal grievance cases*
  98 dealt with by public sector agencies (52%)
 
90 dealt with by the Commission (48%)
0 breaches substantiated

 


Page last updated 19 October 2017