Publications

Welcome to Issue 53 of the SA Public Sector Newsletter. The South Australian Government will expand the Child Sexual Abuse Counselling service, with the Government announcing a further $1.4 million in funding over the next three years. Children, young people and adults who have survived child sexual abuse can access free counselling, information and referrals […]

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IBAC has concluded its investigation into Victoria Police’s apprehension of a mentally ill person in Epping in September 2020, with the findings drawing media criticism from one Plaintiff lawyer who specialises in Police Tort claims. Meanwhile, the Government has appointed two new Deputy Commissioners to IBAC. A reminder to all Briefing Entities that have adopted […]

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Welcome to Issue 52 of the SA Public Sector Newsletter. South Australians at-risk of perpetrating domestic violence and frontline workers who acknowledge someone needs support will be able to access new statewide service thanks to a $1.14 million injection by the State Government. The service will provide support, counselling and referral pathways for men seeking […]

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Welcome to Issue 114 of the NSW Public Sector Newsletter. In this edition, the Federal Government has allocated a further $67.7 million to the National Archives of Australia to preserve records and protect its systems from cyberattack. Meanwhile, the NSW Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) recommends that legislation be amended to better manage lobbying in the state […]

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Welcome to Issue 86 of our Banking Sector Newsletter. In this issue, we refer to a recent Federal Government announcement about the Consumer Data Right with new entrants joining and changes to the rules opened for consultation. The changes relate to consumers being able to share more of their data. We also refer to a report on […]

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In this edition, the Federal Government has allocated a further $67.7 million to the National Archives of Australia to preserve records and protect its systems from cyberattack. As Australia’s vaccination roll out continues, issues have arisen as to vaccination data with unions rejecting a proposal allowing employers to access staff vaccination details and the Commonwealth […]

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An overview of the types of corporate structures commonly used by overseas companies setting up business in Australia.

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Welcome to Issue 51 of the SA Public Sector Newsletter. South Australians will benefit from increased accountability and transparency in the local government sector, with significant reforms passing a major milestone in Parliament. The reforms include initiatives to combat longstanding issues such as elected member conduct, CEO remuneration and rate setting transparency. In other reform […]

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Welcome to Issue 85 of our Banking Sector Newsletter. The Reserve Bank of Australia has undertaken their annual survey of bank fees focusing on fee income from the provision of loans, deposit services and payment services. The latest results cover the period of the initial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, recording a sharp decline. In […]

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Welcome to Issue 113 of the NSW Public Sector Newsletter. An extraordinary meeting of Commonwealth, State and Territory Attorneys-General has progressed a number of key reforms focused on the Respect@Work report, the day before the Australian Human Rights Commission released a report offering guidance to corporate brands and investors on preventing and responding to workplace sexual […]

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