Gifts, Benefits, Bribes and Hospitality Factsheet

22 August 2018

This factsheet is designed to provide guidance to Justice and Community Safety Directorate (JACS) employees on the areas of gifts, benefits, bribery and hospitality. It sets out the procedures that employees should follow in deciding whether to accept a gift or benefit, procedures for presenting a gift on behalf of JACS and guidance on what to do if offered a bribe and the approval process for providing hospitality.

This factsheet should be read in conjunction with the Director-General's Financial Instruction 2.5 Official Hospitality, Gifts and Benefits.All JACS employees must ensure that they also read and comply with the ACT Government Gifts, Benefits and Hospitality Policy, issued by the Head of Service under the Public Sector Management Act 1994.