Australia’s federal lobbying regulation is weak compared with both international and state and territory standards. Revolving door cooling-off periods are rarely enforced and carry no real punishments.
National Integrity Commission
Getting this long-awaited reform right is a once-in-a-generation opportunity for the parliament and government to strengthen Australia’s system of democracy against official corruption.
On the back of War on Waste and Fight for Planet A, Craig Reucassel has partnered up with comedian Christiaan Van Vuuren to make the feature documentary Big Deal: Is our democracy for sale?
TIA strongly supports strengthening Australia’s anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism financing (AML/CTF) regime. This inquiry is a critical opportunity to review the adequacy and efficacy of Australia’s AML/CTF regime.
The Finance and Public Administration References Committee’s held an inquiry into the administration and expenditure of funding under The Urban Congestion Fund.
Federal Ministerial Standards and political integrity are once again put to the test with conflicts of interest and undue influence at risk.
14 April 2021. This online symposium for those interested in the key challenges and solutions for public integrity and anti-corruption – globally, regionally and in Australia – in the post-COVID world.
TIA welcomes the opportunity to strengthen the proposed CIC. A well-designed model will assist in overcoming difficulties in anti-corruption enforcement in Australia and internationally.
The number of Australians that view corruption as either a ‘very big’ or ‘quite big’ problem has risen 5 percentage points over the past two years.
Australia’s National Integrity System: The Blueprint for Action shows us how we can build a stronger, fairer and more accountable system of government.