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Media Release 1 month ago

New Integrity Commission Ethics and Integrity Snapshot

The Integrity Commission is asking Tasmanian public sector organisations about their organisational integrity systems and processes. A new survey, released today, will include all State Government departments and businesses, local government municipal councils, and statutory authorities.

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Media Release 2 months ago

Investigation into allegations of misconduct by the Work Health and Safety Regulator, Government Ministers and ministerial staff

The Integrity Commission has investigated allegations that two Government Ministers and their staff sought to improperly influence the former Work Health and Safety Regulator and CEO of WorkSafe Tasmania, Mark Cocker.

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Media Release 2 months ago

Integrity Commission reviewing Parliamentary disclosures of interest

The Board of the Integrity Commission has endorsed a new project reviewing Members of Parliament compliance with the Parliamentary Disclosure of Interests Register under the Parliamentary (Disclosure of Interests) Act 1996...

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Media Release 4 months ago

Statement of Greg Melick AO SC Chief Commissioner on Investigation Hyperion

The Board of the Commission determined to undertake an investigation in February 2019...

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Media Release 11 months ago

Annual Report 2019-20 New era for Integrity Commission

After a decade of operation, Tasmania’s Integrity Commission has entered a new era in its approach to public sector investigations and misconduct prevention.

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Media Release 1 year ago

Manager misconduct includes victimisation: investigation finding

An Integrity Commission investigation has found that a former senior North West manager with the Tasmanian Health Service victimised employees, gained inappropriate personal advantage, and influenced recruitment and other appointments relating to individuals he knew.

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Media Release 1 year ago

Education manager improperly influenced $2.6m contracts for friend

The Integrity Commission has found that a Department of Education manager improperly awarded or attempted to influence $2.6 million in contracts for a friend to produce digital education resources.

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Media Release 1 year ago

Unmasking corruption in public institutions

In a joint communique released today, Australia’s anti-corruption Commissioners have called on organisations and leaders to implement a range of practical measures that will support increased detection, exposure and prevention of misconduct and corruption across the public sector.

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Media Release 2 years ago

Integrity Commission expands program to prevent public sector misconduct

The Integrity Commission will strengthen its misconduct prevention program with the Tasmanian public sector during the next two years.

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Media Release 2 years ago

Investigation clears Tourism Tasmania Board Chair

An Integrity Commission investigation has cleared the Chair of the Tourism Tasmania Board, James Cretan, of misconduct in relation to his pecuniary interests in the Mount Wellington Cable-way Company and the Cradle Mountain Wilderness Village.

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Media Release 2 years ago

Allegations of Government interference unsubstantiated: investigation finding

An Integrity Commission investigation has cleared Premier, the Hon Will Hodgman, and the Minister for Health, the Hon Michael Ferguson, of interference in the dismissal of a Cricket Australia employee.

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Media Release 2 years ago

Complaint dismissed regarding Minister and departmental head

The Integrity Commission has dismissed a complaint alleging misconduct arising from a personal relationship between Minister Sarah Courtney and departmental head, Dr John Whittington, following an extensive assessment of the facts.

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Media Release 2 years ago

International Women’s Day – Women’s Award Luncheon 2019

LGAT, TasCOSS and the Tasmanian State Service are partnering to host the International Women’s Day Award Luncheon on Friday 8 March 2019.

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Media Release 2 years ago

Call for abstracts for the 7th Australian Public Sector Anti-Corruption Conference

Do you have expertise or research to share on public sector corruption risks and prevention strategies?

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Media Release 2 years ago

Joint communique from Australia’s anti-corruption commissioners

International Anti-Corruption Day is this Sunday, 9 December 2018. In recognition of this important day the Commissioners of the independent, anti-corruption and law enforcement integrity agencies in Australia have released a joint communique ...

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Media Release 2 years ago

Investigation report on alleged misconduct by Adam Brooks MP tabled in Tasmanian Parliament

An Integrity Commission report was tabled in the Tasmanian Parliament today on an investigation into misconduct allegations relating to former Parliamentary Secretary for Small Business and Trade and subsequent Minister for Mining, Mr Adam Brooks MP.

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Media Release 2 years ago

Integrity Commission insight improves targeting of misconduct prevention work

The Integrity Commission’s focus has become more targeted due to the depth of understanding it has developed about misconduct risks in the Tasmanian public sector, CEO Richard Bingham says.

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Media Release 2 years ago

Investigation clears former Minister and staff member of misconduct: report released in the public interest

The Integrity Commission has dismissed allegations against former Minister for Human Services, the Hon Jacquie Petrusma, and her chief of staff after an investigation found that no misconduct had occurred.

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Media Release 2 years ago

Review recommended for legislation on public sector information misuse

The Integrity Commission has recommended that consideration be given to a review of offences relating to public sector information misuse to bring Tasmania into step with jurisdictions in other states.

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Media Release 2 years ago

Glenorchy City Council investigation: 56 findings arising from conflicts of interest

An Integrity Commission investigation has found that two senior officers and an alderman at Glenorchy City Council had conflicts of interest that improperly benefitted the officers.

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Media Release 2 years ago

Own motion investigation

As was reported today, the Commission is currently undertaking an own-motion investigation into the policies, practices and procedures of a particular organisation in relation to unauthorised access to, and/or misuse of, information by its employees.

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Media Release 2 years ago

More accuracy required in MP disclosures of interest

Declarations made by Tasmanian MPs for the Parliamentary Disclosure of Interests Register are still lacking an appropriate level of accuracy and information, according to the latest Integrity Commission report on its monitoring of the register.

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Media Release 2 years ago

Response to Australia Institute Report

The Integrity Commission provides the following response to the Australia Institute Report.

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Media Release 2 years ago

Fox program investigation findings

The Integrity Commission today released the findings of its 12-month investigation into allegations of misconduct relating to Tasmania’s fox program.

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Media Release 2 years ago

Investigation report recommends legislative changes for misconduct accountability

An Integrity Commission investigation report released today has recommended legislative changes to ensure that Tasmanian public sector employees who commit misconduct are made accountable.

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Media Release 2 years ago

Why doesn’t the Integrity Commission confirm or deny what it is working on?

Recent media reports have questioned whether the Commission should comment on whether an investigation is underway.

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Media Release 2 years ago

New era of accountability for Tasmanian public sector

An independent community survey shows that Tasmanians expect responsible business conduct from their public sector organisations, according to the Chief Executive Officer of the Integrity Commission, Richard Bingham.

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This page was last updated on 13 Aug 2021.