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The Northern Territory Office of the Independent Commissioner Against Corruption (ICAC) Community Sector Information Session

Friday 28 February @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Free

The Northern Territory Office of the Independent Commissioner Against Corruption (ICAC) Community Sector Information Session

Wednesday 28th February 2020

(9.00-11.00am) NTCOSS Boardroom 2/5 Goyder Rd, Parap

The Northern Territory Office of the Independent Commissioner Against Corruption (ICAC) was established on 30 November 2018. ICAC is an investigative body with powers to investigate a wide range of improper conduct of persons / bodies previously outside the jurisdiction of NT ‘watchdog’ bodies. ICAC serves to prevent corruption and guide the conduct of public officers, and works closely with public bodies and the community to achieve this. The NT Independent Commissioner Against Corruption (ICAC), Mr Ken Fleming QC.

ICAC works independently from the direction of the NT Government and public sector. ICAC’s role is not to settle disputes and disagreements, or appeal decisions made by the Courts. It investigates the most serious, sensitive and systemic corrupt conduct of public officers and public agencies. This includes Members of the Legislative Assembly, courts, tribunals, independent officers, and organisations and bodies who receive government resources through contracts and grants.

This ICAC information session has been designed to assist NGO boards and employees understand the role and functions of the ICAC, as well as their obligation to report improper conduct to the ICAC. This program helps attendees to understand why the ICAC was established and the impact that improper conduct has on all Territorians. You will learn :

  • Definitions of improper conduct
  • Definitions of public officers and public bodies
  • Mandatory reporting obligations for public officers and public bodies
  • Whistle-blower protection
  • How to make a report

This session is free but registration is recommended

Details

Date:
Friday 28 February
Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organiser

NT Council of Social Service
Phone:
08 8948 26658

Venue

NTCOSS
2/5 Goyder Rd
PARAP, Northern Territory 0810 Australia
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Website:
https://ntcoss.org.au

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