Role of the Ombud
The Ombud is an officer of the Legislative Assembly, and is independent of government.
The New Brunswick Ombud is responsible to:
- Conduct investigations under the Ombud Act (OA)
- Investigate on favoritism complaints under the Civil Service Act (CSA)
- Review referrals under the Archives Act (AA)
- Conduct investigations under the Public Interest Disclosure Act (PIDA)
- Lobbyist Registration