Education Directorate official wrote brief for decision he 'was told needed to be made', ACT Integrity Commission told

Sarah Lansdown
Updated September 6 2023 - 6:53pm, first published 12:00pm

An Education Directorate official did not tell the whole truth to the Auditor-General because he wanted to protect the directorate's reputation, the ACT Integrity Commission has heard.

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Sarah Lansdown

Sarah Lansdown

Canberra Times education reporter

Sarah covers all stages of education in the capital, from early childhood to higher education. Previously she was a general news reporter at The Advocate in North West Tasmania. She was named Best New Journalist at the 2019 Tasmanian Media Awards for a series on paramedic shortages. Email:

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