Investigations and Sector Performance Group
The group’s primary focus is at an individual council level with a concentration on legislative, regulatory and guideline compliance. When required the group leads targeted interventions with councils. The group is responsible for monitoring council performance. The group is also responsible for the review and assessment of all statutory applications and for coordinating the Local Infrastructure Renewal Scheme and Financial Assistance Grants.
The investigations team is responsible for the investigative process through to presentation for prosecution. The team leads any statutory investigations into councils under the Act. The team handles complex complaints about councils and maintains relevant intelligence about individual council matters.
The performance and compliance team leads the monitoring and assessment of councils' performance and their compliance with relevant statutory and guideline requirements. The team maintains sector wide performance information and leads targeted interventions with councils where required. The team is responsible for the review and assessment of all statutory applications to the Office.