Complaints form

This form is to be used if you would like to submit a complaint about the conduct of an AFP appointee on behalf of someone else.

All information you submit will be treated as confidential and will only be used for the reason provided.

Nature of complaint
Please give a detailed description, including place/street/suburb/state. (limit of 300 characters)
Subject 1 of complaint (if known - this is the AFP appointee whose conduct you wish to report)
Subject 2 of complaint (if known (if relevant and known)
Subject 3 of complaint (if relevant and known)
Complaint details
(limit of 2000 characters)
Your contact details
Gender *
Do you wish to be kept informed of the action taken in relation to this issue? *
Interpreter required?
Details of person you are making complaint on behalf of
Gender *
Your relationship to person submitting complaint


By submitting this form, you acknowledge the following:

  • If the comments made on this form relate to an organisation other than the Australian Federal Police, AFP will refer the comments to the relevant organisation and advise you of the contact details. If you do not want your comments referred please state this clearly in the complaint details box on this form.
  • Information provided will be treated as confidential and will only be used for the reason provided.
  • Information provided may be used for statistical reporting purposes, however no personal information will be disclosed.
  • Providing false information to the AFP is an offence under the AFP Act 1979.

Your complaint will be given due attention. If you have any problems with this form, contact Professional Standards or print the form, complete and post to:

Australian Federal Police
Attention: Professional Standards
GPO Box 401
Canberra ACT 2601