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Upcoming events

The Ombudsman's office holds PID community of practice roundtables in Australian capital cities throughout the year.

To register your interest for future sessions in your city, send an email to PID@ombudsman.gov.au or call us on 02 6276 3777

Previous Event

Thank you to everyone who has participated in all our PID Community of Practice Roundtable meetings in capital cities across Australia.

So far we have held the following successful events:

  • Darwin 1 June 2016
  • Canberra 24 May 2016
  • Canberra (Review of the Public Interest Disclosure Act 2013) 18 February 2016
  • Perth 8 December 2015
  • Adelaide Monday 7 December 2015
  • Brisbane Monday 23 November 2015
  • Darwin 7 October 2015
  • Canberra 29 and 30 September 2015 (two sessions)
  • Melbourne 17 September 2015
  • Sydney 17 June 2015
  • Canberra 30 April 2015
  • Brisbane 1 December 2014
  • Sydney 28 November 2014
  • Melbourne 7 November 2014
  • Canberra (two) 3 and 4 September 2014
  • Sydney 21 August 2014

Other events have included:

Request a meeting, presentation or information session with the Commonwealth Ombudsman

To request a meeting, information or presentation on the PID scheme, contact the Commonwealth Ombudsman PID Team on 02 6276 3777 or email PID@ombudsman.gov.au.

The Public Interest Disclosure Act 2013 (PID Act) came into operation in January 2014 to encourage public officials to disclose suspected wrongdoing in the Commonwealth public sector.