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Whistle-blower Program: report concerns

Whistle-blower Program: report concerns

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Allegations of waste, wrongdoing, or matters of public concern may be made by any contractor, supplier, or member of the public who has knowledge of City of Calgary employee or operational activities considered to be dishonest, unethical, wasteful, improper, a matter of public concern or illegal.

If your concern is about the Mayor, members of Council or Council staff, contact the Integrity and Ethics Office.

Learn more about What to report?

Reporting methods

Online: Independent service provider provides secure and anonymous online reporting.

Report online



Email: Email Whistle-blower Program

Phone: 403-268-3282

Mail:
Whistle-blower Program
City Auditor's Office, Mail Code #8005
The City of Calgary
P.O. Box 2100, Station M
Calgary, AB  T2P 2M5

Anonymity

The WBP supports anonymous reporting of concerns. For those individuals who wish to remain anonymous, reporting online is preferred and recommended, allowing for ongoing anonymous communication with the WBP.

All WBP investigations are confidential and the identity of an individual reporting a concern is disclosed only on a need to know basis determined to be necessary in concluding a matter, or by law.

Confidentiality

All WBP investigations are confidential. Communication and information relating to a report will be restricted and divulged only and the identity of an individual reporting a concern is disclosed only on a need to know basis determined to be necessary in concluding a matter, or by law. This includes the identity of the reporter, the named individuals/parties, or any information gathered as part of an investigation.

Whistle-blower protection

Any City employee reporting a concern to the WBP in good faith is provided protection against reprisal.

Protection against reprisal cannot be effectively provided to non-employees or those who choose to keep their identity anonymous to the WBP.

FOIP

All investigations will be conducted in accordance with Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIP) legislation.