Public Eye

The public servants who broke the golden rule(s)

Miriam Webber
Justine Landis-Hanley
Updated December 4 2023 - 10:01am, first published 5:30am

Public awareness of the APS code of conduct shot through the roof this year, thanks to the robodebt royal commission and the inquiry into former Home Affairs boss Mike Pezzullo.

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Miriam Webber

Miriam Webber

Public service and politics reporter

I report on the public service and politics for the Canberra Times. Reach me at

Justine Landis-Hanley

Justine Landis-Hanley

Federal politics and public sector reporter

I'm a federal politics and public sector reporter at The Canberra Times, with an interest in integrity, regulation, and social services. Contact me with tips and feedback at

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