What you cannot complain about to us

Our legislation limits what matters we can deal with. For example we cannot investigate the conduct of:

  • the governor, parliament, ministers and Members of Parliament
  • courts or court like bodies
  • legal advisors acting for public authorities
  • individual employment related issues
  • trusts and investment funds
  • royal commissions
  • ICAC, casino control authority, legal services commissioner

Schedule 1 of the Ombudsman Act 1974 provides a full list of excluded conduct and bodies under the Act.

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