Public interest disclosure resources

These resources are for people interested or involved in the public interest disclosure process.

The Public Sector Commission publishes a number of information products and resources for those who are, or may be, involved in a disclosure of public interest information in accordance with the Public Interest Disclosure Act 2003 (PID Act).

The Public Sector Commission's A guide to public interest disclosures in WA public authorities is the main source of information relating to public interest disclosures.

Awareness raising materials

Please email the Integrity Advisory Service to access to Speaking out: A guide to public interest disclosures video. 

Guide for disclosers: Don't be afraid to speak up (Public Interest Disclosure)
Guide for managers: When someone speaks up (Public Interest Disclosure)

Guidelines for public authorities

Guidelines for public authorities (Public Interest Disclosure)
Guidelines for public authorities (Public Interest Disclosure)
Supporting information for Principal Executive Officers and PID Officers (Public Interest Disclosure)

Resources for PID Officers

Public Interest Disclosure Officer Declaration Authorisation by Principal Executive Officer

Forms and templates

Assessment and case management form for a public interest disclosure
Notification of disclosure of identifying information form
Consent to disclosure of identifying information form
Page reviewed 11 August 2020