Annual Report 2017-2018 OmbudsmanNT
Tabled paper 934
Tabled Papers for 13th Assembly 2016 - 2020; Tabled Papers; ParliamentNT
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100 18.2 Restricted Use of Information Anything said or admitted during the conciliation process or the CRP process and any documents prepared for conciliation cannot be used for any other purpose unless: (a) the person responsible or to whom the document relates consents; or (b) for the prosecution of a person who has committed an offence against the Act. 18.3 Register of Police Complaints The Ombudsman will keep a register of all police complaints and for each complaint it will contain at least the following information: (a) the particulars of the decision on how the complaint was dealt with or declined; (b) the particulars of the decision made by the Ombudsman when a CRP or PSC investigation was referred back to the Commissioner for further investigation or to deal with in another way; and (c) the particulars of the conduct of the CRP or investigation. The information contained in the Ombudsman's complaints management system will be used for this purpose. Any party to a complaint can request an extract of the particulars mentioned above and the Ombudsman will agree to the request if satisfied it is appropriate to do so. The applicant is to be informed by the Ombudsman of the reasons for any refusal. 19. Scope of This Agreement Nothing in this Agreement is intended to limit the powers of the Commissioner or the Ombudsman under the Act or the Police Administration Act. 20. Review of This Agreement This Agreement is to be reviewed within two years of being signed but will remain in force until either party gives written notice of termination. October 2014 ---------------------------------------------------------