Protecting integrity: Central Goldfields Shire Council investigation

This broad investigation revealed clear evidence of failings within the organisation and oversight arrangements

A lengthy investigation was conducted in 2016-17 into failings within Central Goldfields Shire Council, resulting in the publishing of a comprehensive report, Protecting integrity: Central Goldfields Shire Council investigation.

The report focused on inadequate governance and mismanagement of key areas of responsibility within the organisation

As a result of the report's findings, former Minister for Local Government Natalie Hutchins dismissed the council and appointed an administrator to oversee the shire.


For more information, download and read the report