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Members of the public and public officials are encouraged to report suspected corrupt conduct to the ICAC.

You can report allegations online. All reports are carefully assessed.

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Guidance is provided to assist public sector agencies resist corruption and manage the risk.

Resources and advice are available online.


The ICAC has significant powers to investigate corrupt conduct involving or affecting the NSW public sector.

This includes state government agencies, local government authorities, members of Parliament and the judiciary.


Restricted Access Portal

Restricted Access Portal

Authorised access to current investigation information.

This section of the website is accessible only to authorised witnesses and their legal representatives. Witnesses or their legal representatives wishing to apply for access to the restricted website are advised to do so via the attached form.

Restricted Access Application Form.

News and Events

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The November 2014 issue of the ICAC’s biannual newsletter is now online. To receive future issues via email, hit "Subscribe" at the end of the menu page and follow the prompts.
Edward Obeid Sr being prosecuted in regard to misconduct over Circular Quay leases image
Former NSW member of the Legislative Council, Edward Obeid Sr, is being prosecuted for an offence of misconduct in public office for actions he took to cause the Maritime Authority of NSW to deal favourably with Circular Quay Restaurants Pty Ltd, a company of which his family was the effective owner, regarding the company’s restaurant tenancies at Circular Quay.
Former NSW government minister Ian Macdonald being prosecuted over Doyles Creek mining exploration licence image
Former NSW minister for mineral resources Ian Macdonald is being prosecuted for two offences of misconduct in public office, following the NSW ICAC’s Operation Acacia public inquiry into the circumstances surrounding Mr Macdonald’s decision to invite Doyles Creek Mining Pty Ltd to apply for a mining exploration licence and his decision to grant the exploration licence to that company.
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The ICAC's Operation Hale public inquiry will not commence this week, following the referral of today’s decision in the Supreme Court of NSW to the NSW Court of Appeal.