Our whistleblowers policy

Contents Introduction Purpose Scope The scope of this Policy – People The scope of this Policy – Conduct Out of scope – Complaints and grievances Defining Disclosable Conduct What is …

Our workplace discrimination and harassment policy

1.​ Scope​ 2.​ Aims​ 3.​ Staff rights and responsibilities​ 3.1​ Additional responsibilities of managers and supervisors​ 4.​ Unacceptable workplace conduct​ 4.1​ Discrimination​ 4.2​ Bullying​ 4.3​ Sexual harassment​ 4.4​ Victimisation​ 4.5​ Gossip​ 5.​ Merit at the Australian Democrats​ 6.​ Resolving issues at the …

Govt. cuts budget scrutiny

Billions of dollars in government spending could go without scrutiny, after the Morrison Government slashed the Auditor General’s budget. The Government has quietly cut $14m from the operating budget of …

Bell from Birchip

David Bell’s history with the Democrats goes back to the very beginnings of the party so it was wonderful to have him join recently and take a very active role …

Dirty coal, dirty tricks

It appears, at least in Queensland, that coal-fired generators are manipulating power production in order to drive costs down to zero at times in order to put large scale solar …