The Public Information Disclosure Act 2018 came into operation on the 1 July 2019 and replaced the SA Whistleblowers Protection Act 1993.
Under the new Act there are two types of information that can be received. These are:
Environment and Health information
Information that raises a potential issue of a substantial risk to the environment or to the health and safety of the public generally or a significant section of the public.
Public Administration information
Information that raises a potential issue of corruption, misconduct or maladministration in public administration.
To assist the community in understanding the new protections, the following links to fact sheets are provided:
Council has developed a Public Interest Disclosure Procedure to support implementation of the Act.
Further information on making a Public Information Disclosure can be obtained via:
Any person wishing to provide information in accordance with the Public Information Disclosure Act 2018 has the following options:
Mail: Confidential – Public Interest Disclosure, The City of Port Adelaide Enfield, PO Box 110, Port Adelaide, SA, 5015
Contact one of the appointed Responsible Officers:
Deb Richardson - Director Community Development
Ph: 8405 6026
Mark Buckerfield - Director City Assets
Ph: 8405 6734
Abby Dickson - Director Corporate Services
Ph: 8405 6778