The regulation of lobbying access and influence in NSW - a chance to have your say (April 2019)

Year: 2019 Status: Current

The NSW Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) is seeking public input as part of a new investigation it is conducting into the regulation of lobbying, access and influence in NSW (Operation Eclipse).

Download the consulation paper below:
The regulation of lobbying access and influence in NSW - a chance to have your say (April 2019)

The deadline for responses is Friday, 24 May 2019. Please send your response by email to:

lobbying@icac.nsw.gov.au

or via post to:

Chief Commissioner
NSW Independent Commission Against Corruption
GPO Box 500
Sydney NSW 2001

Media Releases

MEDIA ALERT: ICAC public inquiry into allegations concerning RMS employees’ awarding of contracts starts Monday

17 May 2019

The ICAC public inquiry into allegations concerning two Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) employees and how they exercised their official functions when awarding contracts (Operation Ember) will start next Monday, 20 May 2019 at 10:00 am.

MEDIA ALERT: ICAC Operation Skyline public inquiry to resume from Monday 6 May 2019

3 May 2019

The NSW Independent Commission Against Corruption’s (ICAC) Operation Skyline public inquiry into allegations concerning the Awabakal Local Aboriginal Land Council will resume next week from Monday 6 May 2019 at 10:00 am.

ICAC brings corruption prevention program to New England region

1 May 2019

The NSW Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) will visit the New England region next week as part of its rural and regional outreach program to bring anti-corruption initiatives and training to centres across the state.

ICAC to hold public inquiry into allegations concerning RMS employees’ awarding of contracts

30 Apr 2019

The NSW Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) will hold a public inquiry starting on Monday 20 May 2019 as part of an investigation it is conducting into allegations concerning two Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) employees and how they exercised their official functions when awarding contracts.

MEDIA ALERT: ICAC Operation Skyline public inquiry directions hearing 29 April 2019

26 Apr 2019

The NSW Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) will hold a short directions hearing in relation to the further progress of the Operation Skyline investigation on Monday 29 April 2019 at 1:30 pm.

Witness

The witness list will be available prior to the commencement of the enquiry.

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Transcripts

View all transcripts associated with this investigation. The Commission makes every effort to post the daily transcripts of its public inquiries on its website by 8:00 pm each day when possible. If the Commission sits later than 4:00 pm, the daily transcripts, particularly the afternoon session, may not be available until the next working day.

Transcripts will be available once the enquiry has commenced.

Filename Size KB Date pp. Time
FORM - application for access to ICAC restricted web site 152
Investigation into the possession and supply of steroids and other matters involving a corrections officer (Sept 2013)(Op Torino) 5057
Op_Torino_fact_sheet 33
Investigation into allegations of corrupt conduct in the provision of security products and services (Operation Tilga)(Sept 2013) 5161
Op_Tilga_fact_sheet 40
Full paper- Managing IT contractors, improving IT outcomes 7892
Investigation into allegations that a Manager at the UTS solicited and accepted money, gifts and other benefits from UTS contractors (Stark)(Mar 2013) 2214
Op_Stark_Fact_sheet 40
Investigation into the smuggling of contraband into the Metropolitan Special Programs Centre at the Long Bay Correctional Complex (Operation Drake)(January 2013) 3848
Operation_Drake_fact_sheet 120
Funding NGO delivery of human services in NSW - A period of transition - position paper 1821 18/12/12
Investigation allegations staff a number of local councils and public authorities secret benefits suppliers (Operation Jarek)(Oct 2012) 3288
Fact Sheet Operation Jarek 135
Investigation into the recruitment of contractors and other staff by a University of Sydney IT manager (Operation Citrus)(October 2012) 4757
Fact Sheet Operation Citrus 74
ICAC_Annual_Report_2011-12 9627
Investigation into the conduct of officers of the Wagonga Local Aboriginal Land Council and others (Operation Petrie)(Sept 2012) 2967
Fact Sheet Operation Petrie 72
Investigation the conduct of a Uni New England procurement officer and UNE contractors (Operation Crusader)(August 2012) 2873
Fact Sheet Operation Crusader 94
Funding NGO delivery of human services in NSW - A period of transition - consultation paper 7876 28/08/12
Investigation into the payment of $4,500 to a councillor of Auburn City Council (Operation Barrow)(June 2012) 1825
Fact Sheet Operation Barrow 93
Anti-corruption_safeguards_and_the_NSW_planning_system_2012_c_ 2191
Investigation into alleged fraud on the former NSW Department of Education and Communities (Operation Barcoo)(January 2012). 2625
Fact Sheet Operation Barcoo 90
Investigation into the undisclosed conflict of interest of a senior executive of the Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority (Operation Vesta) (December 2011) 2418
Fact_sheet_Operation_Vesta 89
Investigation into the unauthorised purchase of property at Currawong by the Chief Executive of the Land and Property Management Authority (Operation Napier) 3218
Fact_sheet_Operation_Napier 90
Investigation into the misuse of access rights to a Land and Property Management Authority Database (Operation Carina)(November 2011) 3461
Fact_sheet_Operation_Carina 86
Annual Report 2010-11 5662
Investigation into corrupt conduct involving alleged fraud on two Sydney Hospitals (Operation Charity)(August 2011) 13925
Fact_sheet_Operation_Charity 28
Corruption risks in NSW Government - Suppliers perception of corruption - (June 2011) 8416
Corruption risks in NSW Government - Recommendations to government - (June 2011) 7522
Investigation into the corrupt conduct of a Willoughby City Council Officer (Operation Churchill)(June 2011) 2799
Operation_Churchill_fact_sheet 93
Investigation into the solicitation of a corrupt payment by a Strathfield Municipal Council officer (Operation Danby)(May 2011) 1450
Fact_sheet_Operation_Danby 85
Investigation into alleged corrupt conduct involving Burwood Council's General Manager and others (Operation Magnus)(April 2011) 5996
Fact_sheet_Operation_Magnus 132
Investigation into corrupt conduct of Sydney Water employees and others (March 2011)(Operation Siren) 2841
Investigation into the acceptance of corrupt benefits by a City of Canada Bay council employee (Operation Challenger)(December 2010) 2806
Fact Sheet Operation Challenger 86
Investigation Report_(Operation_Syracuse)_(December_2010) 2961
Fact_sheet_Operation_Syracuse 170
Investigation into corruption risks involved in lobbying (Operation Halifax) 3075
Fact Sheet Operation Halifax 88
ICAC_Annual_Report_2009-2010 15215
Investigation into undisclosed conflicts of interest of a University of Sydney employee (Operation Kanda) 5236
Fact Sheet Operation Kanda 28
Investigation into the misuse of resources by a NSW Maritime Legal Services Branch officer (Operation Vargus) 4792
Fact Sheet Operation Vargas 37
Investigation into attempted corrupt payment and submission of false resumes to public authorities 3562
Fact sheet Operation Avoca 87
Investigation into the smuggling of contraband into the John Morony Correctional Centre (Operation Cicero) 1600
Cicero_Fact_Sheet 87
Investigation false claims for Sitting Day Relief payments by a NSW MP, members of her electorate staff- Operation Corinth (July 2010) 2351
Fact Sheet Operation Corinth 90
Community_attitudes_to_corruption_and_the_ICAC_-_Report_on_the_2009_survey_(June_2010) 6394
Report on the use of TAFE funds to pay for work on a dog kennel complex 2982
Fact Sheet Operation Corsair 92
Investigation into a Housing NSW officer’s failure to declare conflicts of interest and secondary employment (Operation Coral)_May2010 4926
Coral_Fact_Sheet_3_ 142
Investigation into the offer of a corrupt payment to an officer of Strathfield Municipal Council (Operation Centurion) (May 2010) 4737
Fact Sheet Operation Centurion 98
Profiling_the_NSW_public_sector_-_Report_3_-_May_2010 1431
Investigation into allegations of corruption made by or attributed to Michael McGurk (Operation Calpurnia) (March 2010) 1188
Fact Sheet Operation Calpurnia 95
Report on corrupt conduct affecting the administration of justice in the Wagga Wagga and other local court areas (Operation Segomo) 3067
Fact Sheet Operations Segomo 106
Investigation into the conduct of a regional illegal dumping squad officer and others (Operation Scania) 85365
Investigation_into_the_conduct_of_a_Casino_Boolangle_Local_Aboriginal_Land_Council_CEO_and_administrative_officer_Nestor_23Feb2017 924
Fact_sheet_Operation_Nestor 30
Table_of_corrupt_conduct_findings_and_prosecution_recommendations 21
ICAC_Annual_Report_2007--08 1900
Investigation into the conduct of a former chief executive officer and members of the board of the Gandangara Local Aboriginal Land Council (Operation Greer) 1810
Fact_sheet_Operation_Greer 35
Investigation into the conduct of a senior officer of the NSW department of justice and others (Operation Yancey) 933
Fact Sheet Operation Yancey 41
Investigation into NSW Liberal Party electoral funding for the 2011 state election campaign and other matters (Operation Spicer) 17089
Fact Sheet Operation Spicer 37
Annual_Report_2008-09 7189
Profiling_the_NSW_public_sector_II_-_Report_1_-_Results_for_the_NSW_public_sector_(May_2009) 1990
Profiling_the_NSW_public_sector_II_-_Report_2_-_Comparison_of_2001_and_2007_organisation_responses_(May_2009) 1700
Profiling_the_NSW_public_sector_II_-_methodology_and_respondent_demographics_(May_2009) 939
Lobbying_local_government_councillors_-_a_guide_for_councillors,_constituents_and_other_interested_parties 227
Strengthening employment screening practices in the NSW public sector 6980 26/02/18
Controlling corruption opportunities in the provision of maintenance services 6443 02/02/17
Anti-corruption safeguards and the NSW planning system 2191 15/02/12
Introducing the ICAC - Arabic 233 01/06/16
Introducing the ICAC - Assyrian 517
Governance and Regulation in the NSW Aboriginal Land Council Network 8750 15/05/17
Communicating anti-corruption messages in community languages - Guidelines for NSW local councils 7751 15/09/10
Community Attitudes Survey - Report on 2012 survey 6533 15/07/13
Community Attitudes Survey - Report on the 2015 survey 8278 22/06/16
Community attitudes to corruption and the ICAC 1994 1735 01/05/95
Community attitudes to corruption and the ICAC 1995 1655 01/03/96
Community attitudes to corruption and the ICAC 1996 1803 01/05/97
Community attitudes to Corruption and the ICAC public attitudes survey 1993 252 01/03/94
Community attitudes to corruption and the ICAC Report on the 2006 survey 783 19/12/06
Community attitudes to corruption and the ICAC 690 22/12/03
Corruption risks in NSW development approval processes - Position paper 648 04/09/07
Corruption risks in NSW Government procurement - Recommendations to government 7522 14/07/11
Corruption risks in NSW Government procurement - Suppliers perception of corruption 8416 14/07/11
Corruption risks in NSW Government procurement - The management challenge 1358 14/12/11
Development assessment internal audit tool 5911 21/04/10
Direct negotiations - guidelines for managing risks in direct negotiations 6685 23/08/18
Use and misuse of public sector resources - Tip sheet for managers 422 12/02/08
Election Funding Expenditure and disclosure in NSW - Strengthening accountability and transparency 1434 17/12/14
Use and misuse of public sector resources - Tip sheet for employees 257 12/02/08
Fact finder - A guide to conducting internal investigations 1460 12/03/11
Unravelling Corruption II Exploring changes in the Public Sector Perspective 1993-1999 7212 01/04/01
The exercise of discretion under Part 3A of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 7646 09/12/10
ICAC Scholarship and Course participant application form May 2019 304 27/05/19
Keeping it together - systems and structures in organisational change 6567 14/03/17
Sponsorship in the public sector 453 14/06/06
LALC Member Governance Flyer - Help make your LALC strong 137 03/11/11
Safeguarding public money The importance of controlling invoice payments 1420 19/11/14
Learning the hard way - managing corruption risks associated with international students 2036 15/04/15
Lobbying in NSW - an issues paper on the nature and management of lobbying in NSW 1869 18/05/10
Lobbying local government councillors 227 28/08/06
Managing IT contractors, improving IT outcomes 7892 20/08/13
Profiling the NSW public sector - functions, risks and corruption resistance strategies 63 28/07/05
Minimising corruption risks in land dealings - Guide for Local Aboriginal Land Councils 394 01/03/10
Monitoring cash handling in public hospitals 1564 01/08/94
Profiling the NSW public sector - functions, risks and corruption resistance strategies 3785 01/02/03
Profiling the NSW public sector II - Report 2 Comparison of 2001 and 2007 organisation 1700 16/06/09
Profiling the NSW public sector - Report 3 1431 11/05/10
Profiling the NSW public sector II - Report 1 - Results for the NSW public sector as a whole 1990 19/05/09
Profiling the NSW public sector 2007 - functions, risks and corruption prevention strategics 471 19/05/09
Profiling the NSW public sector 2007 - Understanding and managing corruption risks - Staff survey 363 19/05/09
Fact sheet Acknowledging your information 332 04/11/15
Reporting corruption to the NSW ICAC Arabic 240 01/06/16
Fact sheet Acknowledging your section 11 report 325 10/11/15
Strategic responses to corruption 11-14 September 2018 1077
Reporting corruption to the NSW ICAC Assyrian 522 01/06/16
Fact sheet Blowing the whistle 337 04/11/15
Reporting corruption to the NSW ICAC Bengali 527 01/06/16
Fact sheet Explaining the ICAC's decision 331 04/11/15
Reporting corruption to the NSW ICAC Chinese 525 01/06/16
Reporting corruption to the NSW ICAC Dari 767 01/06/16
Providing advice on corruption issues A guide for community leaders (November 2015) 246 02/11/15
Reporting corruption to the NSW ICAC Indonesian 517 01/06/16
Section 11 report guidelines for principal officers 289 10/11/15
Reporting corruption to the NSW ICAC Korean 454 01/06/16
Section 11 reporting guidelines for ministers 289 10/11/15
Reporting corruption to the NSW ICAC Nepali 481 01/06/16
Reporting corruption to the NSW ICAC Persian 597 01/06/16
Section 11 reporting template 108 29/09/14
Reporting corruption to the NSW ICAC Russian 533 01/06/16
Section 54 report guidelines 291 10/11/15
Reporting corruption to the NSW ICAC Urdu 607 01/06/16
Reporting corruption to the NSW ICAC Vietnamese 269 01/06/16
Reporting corruption to the NSW ICAC English 294 02/11/15
Annual Report 1993-1994 5640 31/10/94
Annual Report 2002-2003 1966 31/10/03
Annual Report 2003-2004 5184 28/10/04
Annual Report 2004-2005 3273 31/10/05
Annual Report 2005-2006 7439 31/10/06
Annual Report 2006-2007 3336 25/10/07
Annual Report 2007-2008 1900 30/10/08
Annual Report 2008-2009 7189 04/11/09
Annual Report 2009-2010 15215 26/10/10
Introducing the ICAC Arabic 233 01/06/16
Annual Report 2010-2011 5662 28/10/11
Annual Report 2011-2012 9627 18/10/12
Annual Report 2013-2014 2434 22/10/14
Annual report 2014-2015 4890 13/10/15
Annual Report 2015 -2016 4941 26/10/16
Introducing the ICAC Bengali 636 01/06/16
Annual Report Summary 2000-2001 69 29/10/01
Introducing the ICAC Chinese 500 01/06/16
Introducing the ICAC Dari 859 01/06/16
Annual Report 1988-1989 4366 01/11/89
Annual Report 1989-1990 8435 01/06/90
Annual Report 1990-1991 8107 01/09/91
Annual Report 1991-1992 8484 01/09/92
Annual Report 1992-1993 1713 01/09/93
Annual Report 1994-1995 702 01/10/95
Annual Report 1995-1996 12350 01/10/96
Introducing the ICAC Indonesian 348 01/06/16
Introducing the ICAC Korean 528 01/06/16
Annual Report 1996-1997 21984 01/10/97
Introducing the ICAC Nepali 449 01/06/16
Annual Report 1997-1998 1081 01/10/98
Introducing the ICAC Persian 815 01/06/16
Introducing the ICAC Russian 611 01/06/16
Annual Report 1998-1999 1427 01/10/99
Introducing the ICAC Urdu 601 01/06/16
Annual Report 1999-2000 18614 05/11/00
Introducing the ICAC Vietnamese 259 01/06/16
Annual Report 2001-2002 1700 28/10/02
Annual Report 2012-2013 5216 30/10/13
Annual Report 2016-2017 3750 19/10/17
Introducing the ICAC English 1230 02/11/15
ICAC Strategic Plan 2017-2021 357 17/03/15
Applicant Information Package 511 01/03/18
ICAC Code of Conduct 2353 03/07/18
Privacy Management Plan.pdf 318 21/03/13
Our Statement of Business Ethics (February 2010).pdf 4256 17/02/10
ICAC Information Guide 404 25/09/18
Introducing the NSW ICAC - A guide for NSW public officials 1382 02/11/15
Submission to the Premier May 2016.pdf 237 23/05/16
ICAC Award 2017 531 18/07/17
Corruption Matters - Issue 20 352
Corruption Matters - Issue 21 315
Corruption Matters - Issue 22 3184
Corruption Matters - Issue 23 417
Corruption Matters - Issue 24 488
Corruption Matters - Issue 25 1738
Corruption Matters - Issue 26 3206
Corruption Matters - Issue 27 328
Corruption Matters - Issue 28 2356
Corruption Matters - Issue 29 1652
Corruption Matters - Issue 30 634
Corruption Matters - Issue 31 515
Corruption Matters - Issue 32 632
Corruption Matters - Issue 33 908
Corruption Matters - Issue 34 1982
Corruption Matters - Issue 35 697
Corruption Matters - Issue 36 757
Corruption Matters - Issue 37 733
Corruption Matters - Issue 38 2151
Corruption Matters - Issue 39 - May 2012 319
Corruption Matters - Issue 40 - November 2012 1368
Corruption Matters - Issue 42 - November 2013 872
Community attitudes to corruption and the ICAC Report on the 2006 survey 783
Profiling the NSW Public Sector Functions, risks and corruption resistance strategies 3785
Community attitudes to corruption and the ICAC 690
Profiling the NSW public sector functions risks and corruption resistance strategies, Report on follow up research conducted in 2004 63
Unravelling Corruption II Exploring changes in the Public Sector Perspective 1993-1999 7212
Community attitudes to corruption and the ICAC 1996 1803
Community attitudes to corruption and the ICAC 1995 1655
Community attitudes to corruption and the ICAC 1994 1735
Community attitudes to Corruption and the ICAC, ICAC public attitudes survey 1993 252
Profiling the NSW Public Sector 2007 Functions risks and corruption prevention strategies Organisational survey 471
Profiling the NSW public sector II Report 2 Comparison of 2001 and 2007 organisation responses 1700
Profiling the NSW Public Sector 2007 Understanding and managing corruption risks 363
Profiling the NSW public sector II Methodology and respondent demographics 939
Profiling the NSW public sector II Report 1 Results for the NSW public sector as a whole 1990
Report of suspected corrupt conduct under s. 11 ICAC Act - word form 31
Report of suspected corrupt conduct under s. 11 ICAC Act - pdf form 688
ICAC_Org_Chart_Overview_30Jul18 127
Annual Report 2017-2018 4858 05/10/18
Joint Communique from Australia's anti-corruption Commissioners _United against corruption - Leadership is the key to corruption prevention_7 December 2018.pdf 356 07/12/18
Corruption and integrity in the NSW public sector - an assessment of current trends and events 4789 04/12/18
Corruption-Matters-31_May-2008 515
Corruption-matters-42_November-2013 872
NSW ICAC Transcript Services RFT 2019 344 01/04/19
Pelican mineral water test 150
test doc 1 14
Managing conflicts of interest in the nsw public sector April 2019 6434 30/04/19
PD - Investigation - Senior Forensic Accountant - May 2019 136
Senior Forensic Accountant - SC May 2019 16
ANZSOG Executive Endorsement form 2019 47 27/05/19
Report 460
WITNESS LIST week of 8 Apr 19 12
Information for witnesses 2483 18/03/19
Section 31B guidelines 173
Standard ICAC directions for public inquiries 254
Prosecution outcomes web table (2 May 2019) 194
ICAC Cooperation Policy 62
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