The Ombudsman helps the community in its dealings with government agencies.
We handle complaints against government agencies and undertake investigations and inspections. We also encourage good administration by giving feedback and training to agencies. We will initiate our own investigations where we see the need.
Independent and impartial, we focus on fairness for all.
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October 20, 2016
The Office of the Ombudsman and the State Services Commission will work together to help state sector agencies improve how they are responding to OIA requests.
Media releases | October 20, 2016
The Ombudsman's Annual Report was tabled in Parliament today. You can view the Annual Report here.
Media releases | October 14, 2016
The Chief Ombudsman is initiating an investigation into the use of seclusion rooms in schools, following allegations that locked seclusion rooms have been used in two primary schools to restrain children with autism.More from the newsroom Subscribe
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