Whole-of-department policy and guide

For whole-of-department systems and processes for preventing, detecting and responding to fraud and corruption refer to:

The operational guide supports the policy; together they set out the department’s approach to the management of fraud and corruption risks. The operational guide sets out the actions the department takes to prevent, detect and respond to fraud and corruption.

Speak Up service

Speak Up supports staff who don't feel comfortable raising their concerns directly with the department. Speak Up is a 24-hour externally hosted hotline to report concerns about suspected fraud, corruption and improper conduct. Reports to the Speak Up service can be made anonymously. All reports are provided to the department’s Fraud and Corruption Control Unit for assessment.

Refer to Education Speak Up serviceExternal Link for further information.


For an introduction to fraud and corruption, refer to the Fraud and Corruption Control animated videoExternal Link which can be found on the department’s Vimeo channelExternal Link . This tool helps staff to understand the department’s fraud and corruption obligations and engage colleagues in discussions at team meetings, inductions and in performance and development plan conversations to reduce the risk of fraud and corruption in the department.

To learn more about how to identify and report fraud and corruption, complete the Fraud and Corruption Control eLearn moduleExternal Link (staff login required). This module is available on LearnEd in eduPay.

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Reviewed 21 September 2022

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