Which public officials and public sector entities are covered by the Integrity Commission Act?


The Integrity Commission has jurisdiction to investigate complaints relating to allegations of corrupt conduct of all ACT public sector entities, ACT public officials and former public officials.

Public officials

Under the Integrity Commission Act, a public official is any person who exercises a public official function of the ACT or is acting in a public official capacity for the Territory.

Public officials include:

The Integrity Commission Act does not apply to public officials from the Commonwealth or state or territory jurisdictions (other than the ACT).

See section 12 of the Integrity Commission Act

Public sector entities

Public Sector entities subject to the Integrity Commission Act are the Legislative Assembly for the ACT, the ACT public service and other ACT entities of a public nature including, but not limited to:

The Integrity Commission Act does not apply to public sector entities from the Commonwealth or state or territory jurisdictions (other than the ACT).

See Part 1.2 of the Integrity Commission Act