Whistleblowers and Protected Disclosures


The Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009 (the RO Act) provides protections to persons who make whistleblowing disclosures about registered organisations.  Not all whistleblowing disclosures are protected.

The following fact sheet provides information about protection for whistleblowers under the RO Act:

Download:Protection for whistleblowers fact sheet (PDF 348.1KB)

If you want to or are considering making a disclosure, or if you are a registered organisation, you can find out more on our ‘Whistleblowers & organisations’ page.

If you are an agency that has or may receive a protected whistleblower disclosure, you can find out more on our ‘Agencies’ page.