Public Interest Disclosures

Public Interest Disclosures Act 2003

The Public Interest Disclosures Act 2003 (Act) facilitates the disclosure of public interest information and provides protection for those making such disclosures and those who are the subject of disclosures.

This Act applies to public authorities such as the City of South Perth and provides a system for the matters disclosed to be investigated and for appropriate action to be taken. 

Every public authority is required to have a Public Interest Disclosures (PID) officer to receive disclosures of public interest information.

At the City of South Perth the PID officer is the Manager Governance.


Phone: 9474 0777

Further information regarding Public Interest Disclosures can be found on the Public Sector Commission website.