Roads and Traffic Authority - rebirthing of motor vehicles

The ICAC investigated allegations that former and serving officers of the Roads and Traffic Authority (RTA) and others were involved in the registration of stolen motor vehicles – ‘rebirthing’. The investigation also examined the activities of Authorised Unregistered Vehicle Inspection Station (AUVIS) in providing blue slips for fraudulent registrations.

In its investigation report, made public in November 2000, the ICAC made findings of corrupt conduct against 31 individuals and stated its opinion that consideration be given to the prosecution of 29 persons for specified offences. The report also identified a number of corruption prevention issues to be addressed by the RTA.

This report is no longer available online. Request the report.