Other complaint handling bodies


South Australian complaint handling agencies

Ombudsman SA

For complaints about South Australian government and local government agencies

Toll Free: 1800 182 150

Website: ombudsman.sa.gov.au

Independent Commissioner Against Corruption (ICAC) – SA

For complaints about suspected corruption or maladministration or misconduct in public administration.

Toll Free: 1300 782 489

Website: icac.sa.gov.au

Commonwealth Ombudsman

For complaints about administrative actions of Australian Government agencies

Toll Free: – 1300 362 072

Website: ombudsman.gov.au

Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity

For reporting suspected corruption in prescribed Commonwealth law enforcement agencies

Website: www.aclei.gov.au

Federal Police

Phone: +61 2 6229 9300
Corruption Hotline: +61 2 6229 9393

Website: www.afp.gov.au

Interstate agencies

New South Wales

Police Integrity Commission NSW

For complaints about the NSW Police Service

Toll Free – 1800 657 079

Website: www.pic.nsw.gov.au

New South Wales Ombudsman

For complaints about NSW public sector agencies, local government, NSW Police, Community

Services, Workplace Child Protection, Correctional Centres and Freedom of Information

Telephone – 02 9286 1000

Website: www.ombo.nsw.gov.au


Office of Police Integrity Victoria (functions now transferred to Independent Broad-based Anti-corruption Commission)

For complaints about Victorian Police

Toll Free –1300 735 135

Website: www.ibac.vic.gov.au 

Ombudsman Victoria

For complaints about Victorian government departments, public statutory bodies or any member of staff of a municipal council

Toll Free –1800 806 314

Website: www.ombudsman.vic.gov.au 


Queensland Crime and Misconduct Commission

For police complaints

Telephone – 07 3360 6060

Website: www.cmc.qld.gov.au 

Queensland Ombudsman

For complaints about state government departments and bodies and local councils

Telephone – 07 3005 7000

Website: www.ombudsman.qld.gov.au


Tasmania Integrity Commission

For complaints about Tasmania public sector authorities including the police.

Telephone – 1300 720 289

Website: www.integrity.tas.gov.au

Ombudsman Tasmania

For complaints about Tasmania public authorities including the police

Telephone – 1300 766 725

Website: www.ombudsman.tas.gov.au

Western Australia

Corruption and Crime Commission WA

For complaints about WA public authorities

Toll Free – 1800 809 000

Website: www.ccc.wa.gov.au

Ombudsman Western Australia

For complaints about state government departments, statutory authorities, boards and corporations, Western Australian Police, local government and public universities

Telephone – 08 9220 7555

Website: www.ombudsman.wa.gov.au

Northern Territory

For complaints about Northern Territory government departments, statutory authorities, shire or community councils, Northern Territory Police and Correctional Services

Telephone – 08 8999 1818

Website: Northern Territory Police and Correctional Services