We received an allegation that two public officers failed to declare and manage a conflict of interest arising from their association with the directors of a company tendering for a contract to manage a public facility.
The investigation found no evidence to support the allegations. On the contrary, the evidence indicated that the organisation handled the procurement well and had recognised and managed potential conflicts appropriately.
Sector: Local government
Respondent level: Designated Public Officer
Misconduct risk(s): Conflict of interest
Outcome: Dismissed – no report tabled in Parliament