Appendix B: Key supporting policies and documents

Information about the Australian Law Reform Commission’s functions, objectives, policies and activities can be found in the following documents.


  • Accountable Authority Instructions
  • Agency Multicultural Plan*
  • Business Continuity Plan
  • Conflict of Interest Policy
  • Consultative Committee Charter
  • Corporate Plan 2013–15* (updated in June 2015 by Corporate Plan 2015–19)
  • Enterprise Risk Management Plan
  • Environmental Management Policy*
  • Fraud Control Plan 2014–16 & Fraud Policy Statement 2014–16
  • Legal Services Directions Compliance Policy
  • Protective Security Policy and Safety Plan
  • Reconciliation Action Plan 2012–14* (updated in June 2015 by Reconciliation Action Plan 2015–17)

Communications & publications

  • Communicating With People With Disability Policy*
  • Facebook Policy*
  • Moderation of Public Forums, Blogs and Website Policy*
  • Twitter Policy*


  • Audit Committee Charter
  • Cabcharge E-Ticket and Charge Card Policy
  • Credit Card Policy
  • Custody and Use of ALRC Property
  • Financial Delegations
  • Financial Procedures
  • Official Hospitality Policy
  • Personal Use of Office Telephone Policy
  • Procurement and Purchasing Policy
  • Receiving Gifts and Benefits Policy
  • Travel Policy

Human resources

  • ALRC Enterprise Agreement 2011–14
  • APS Code of Conduct
  • Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Policy
  • Leave Application Policy
  • Managing Suspected Breach of the APS Code of Conduct Policy
  • Performance Appraisal System Policy and Guidelines
  • Public Interest Disclosure Policy
  • Reasonable Adjustment Guidelines

Information management

  • Disclaimer Policy*
  • Internet & Email Policy
  • Information Classification Policy
  • Physical and Electronic Records Storage Policy
  • Privacy Policy*
  • Records Management Policy
  • Submissions and Inquiry Material Policy*


  • Intern Selection Policy*
  • School Students and Legal Practice Work Experience Policy*


  • Health and Safety Management Arrangements
  • Health and Wellbeing Allowance Policy
  • Work From Home Policy
  • Work Health & Safety Policy

* Available on the ALRC website.