HSE University Anti-Corruption Portal
Comparison of countries
Australia
Poland
Indices
Overall Score:
77 out of 100
Rank:
12 out of 180
Rank:
48 out of 133
Overall Score:
0,80 out of 1
Rank:
11 out of 128
Overall Score:
79 out of 100
Overall Score:
84 out of 150
Rank:
67 out of 128
Overall Score:
8,84 out of 10
Rank:
9 out of 117
Overall Score:
58 out of 100
Rank:
41 out of 180
Rank:
59 out of 133
Overall Score:
0,66 out of 1
Rank:
28 out of 128
Overall Score:
60 out of 100
Overall Score:
79 out of 150
Rank:
76 out of 128
Overall Score:
7,14 out of 10
Rank:
42 out of 117
International Cooperation
UN
OECD
G20
APEC
FATF
IACA
UN
GRECO
OECD
Australia
  • The UN Convention against Corruption was ratified in 2005.
  • The review under the second cycle of the Implementation Review Mechanism is completed. The executive summary is available here.
  • The OECD Convention on Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials in International Business Transactions was ratified in 1999.
  • The country is undergoing Phase 4 evaluation of the implementation of the Convention. The report is available here.
  • G20 Presidency in 2014.
  • The documents adopted under Australia’s Presidency are available here.
  • APEC’s member since 1989.
  • Member of the FATF since 1999.
  • Evaluation Report on compliance with the FATF recommendations is available here.
Poland
  • The UN Convention against Corruption was ratified in 2006.
  • The review under the first cycle of the Implementation Review Mechanism is completed. The country report is available here.
  • GRECO’s member since 1999.
  • The Council of Europe’s Criminal Law Convention on Corruption was ratified in 2002.
  • The Council of Europe’s Civil Law Convention on Corruption was ratified in 2002.
  • The fifth evaluation round is completed. The evaluation report is available here.
  • The OECD Convention on Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials in International Business Transactions was ratified in 2000.
  • The country is undergoing Phase 3 evaluation of the implementation of the Convention. The report is available here.
Main Legislation
Australia
  1. Criminal Code Act 1995, Chapter 2, Part 2.5; Chapter 4, Division 70; Chapter 7, Part 7.6, Divisions 140-142, (English);
  2. Public Service Act 1999, Part 3, items 13, 14 and 15, Part 5, Division 1, items 41A and 41B, Part 6, Division 1, item 59А, (English);
  3. Public Interest Disclosure Act 2013 (English);
  4. APS Values and Code of Conduct (English).
Poland
  1. Penal Code, articles 228-231 and 296а
    (Kodeks karny: Art. 228 – 231, 296a), (Polish/English);

  2. Law of June 9, 2006 “On the Central Anti-Corruption Bureau”
    (Ustawa z dnia 9 czerwca 2006 r. o Centralnym Biurze Antykorupcyjnym), (Polish/English);

  3. Law of August 21, 1997 “On Restrictions on Economic Activities of Persons Fulfilling Public Functions”
    (Ustawa z dnia 21 sierpnia 1997 r. o ograniczeniu prowadzenia działalności gospodarczej przez osoby pełniące funkcje publiczne), (Polish);

  4. Law of October 28, 2002 “On Liability of Collective Entities for the Offences Prosecuted by Law”
    (Ustawa z dnia 28 października 2002 r. o odpowiedzialności podmiotów zbiorowych za czyny zabronione pod groźbą kary), (Polish)

Anti-Corruption Bodies
Australia
  1. Anti-Corruption Section, Attorney-General’s Department (English)
 
Poland
  1. Central Anti-Corruption Bureau
    (Centralne Biuro Antykorupcyjne), (Polish/English).

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