Section 29. Duty to disclose interests

(1) An official of a Commonwealth entity who has a material personal interest that relates to the affairs of the entity must disclose details of the interest.

(2) The rules may do the following:

(a) prescribe circumstances in which subsection (1) does not apply;

(b) prescribe how and when an interest must be disclosed;

(c) prescribe the consequences of disclosing an interest (for example, that the official must not participate at a meeting about a matter or vote on the matter).

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Last updated: 24 November 2016