Public Interest Disclosure Act

The Public Interest Disclosure Act 2013  (PID Act) promotes integrity and accountability in the Commonwealth public sector. The PID Act encourages employees, former employees, and others prescribed by the PID Act to disclose wrongdoing by public officials. The PID Act provides protections for people who make disclosures and requires agencies to take appropriate action.

The following officers are authorised to handle public interest disclosures in the Fedeal Court:

  • Sia Lagos - CEO and Principal Registrar
  • Paul Kennedy – Acting Executive Director, Strategy and Corporate Services
  • Jimmy Mastorakos - Executive Director People Culture and Communications.

To contact authorised officers, email

For further information, see the Public Interest Disclosure Policy.