The Public Interest Disclosure Act

The Act protects most workers in the public, private and voluntary sectors.

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The Public Interest Disclosure Act


The Act protects workers from detrimental treatment or victimisation from their employer if, in the public interest, they blow the whistle on wrongdoing.

Published 1 May 2013