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The Integrity Coordinating Group (ICG) promotes policy coherence and operational coordination in the ongoing work of Western Australia's core public sector integrity institutions. The ICG seeks to achieve operational cooperation and consistency through public awareness, workplace education, prevention, advice and investigation activities across a range of integrity themes.

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The ICG is not established by any statute and is an informal administrative arrangement to enable member agencies to coordinate their activities, avoid duplication and overlap, and better promote integrity to the public sector. Each member remains bound by their own statutory powers and limitations.

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Sven Bluemmel, Information Commissioner
John McKechnie, QC, Commissioner of the Corruption and Crime Commission
Colin Murphy, Auditor General
Mal Wauchope, Public Sector Commissioner
Chris Field, Western Australian Ombudsman

ICG news

Australian Public Sector Anti-Corruption Conference  2015

Australian Public Sector Anti-Corruption Conference 2015

Integrity Coordinating Group
On 18 and 19 November 2015, the Corruption and Crime Commissioner, Auditor General and Public Sector Commissioner attended the Australian Public Sector Anti-Corruption Conference (APSACC) in Brisbane.

News from the members

Starter Kit for new ombudsmen and developing or expanding offices

Starter Kit for new ombudsmen and developing or expanding offices

Ombudsman Western Australia
On 3 May 2016, Mr Chris Field, International Ombudsman Institute (IOI) Treasurer and Western Australian Ombudsman, launched a 'Starter Kit for new ombudsmen and developing or expanding offices' (Starter Kit) at the 2016 Australasian and Pacific Ombudsman Region (APOR) Conference held in Melbourne.
Ombudsman Western Australia: Strategic Plan 2016-2018

Ombudsman Western Australia: Strategic Plan 2016-2018

Ombudsman Western Australia
The Ombudsman Western Australia has published a strategic plan for the period 2016-2018, which details the ‘vision’, ‘mission’, key stakeholders, ‘values’, strategic direction and ‘key measures of success’ for the organisation.
Mr Chris Field, Western Australian Ombudsman

Ombudsman presents at Legal Aid WA Summer Series Civil Law Day

Ombudsman Western Australia
In March 2016, Mr Chris Field, Western Australian Ombudsman, presented at the Summer Series Civil Law Day hosted by Legal Aid WA.
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Auditor General finds improvement needed in management of concessions

Office of the Auditor General
In a report released today, the Auditor General found that the management of concessions by agencies was generally satisfactory, although there was room for improvement. Eight agencies that offer an estimated $227 million per annum in concessions were audited and we found 7 could improve their handling of concessions.