Whistleblowing policies and protections against retaliation
Written Reply to Parliamentary Question on whistleblowing policies in the Civil Service
Parliamentary Sitting: 3 August 2023
Mr Gerald Giam: To ask the Prime Minister (a) whether civil servants receive training on how to identify, refuse and report inappropriate requests from political office holders; and (b) what protections against retaliation does the public service whistleblowing policies provide to civil servants who report inappropriate requests from political office holders.
Written Reply by Mr Chan Chun Sing, Minister for Education and Minister-in-charge of the Public Service:
1. I have addressed this Question in my response at the 2 August 2023 Parliamentary Sitting.