NSW’s Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) has announced it will hold a public inquiry into state Liberal MP John Sidoti and several property developments in his electorate.
ICAC will probe allegations Mr Sidoti improperly used his influence to advance developments around Five Dock, in Sydney’s inner-west, between 2011 and 2018.
Mr Sidoti stood aside as NSW sports minister in September 2019, after ICAC began investigating his property investments.
He was referred to ICAC by Greens MP David Shoebridge, just hours after NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian announced a separate review into Mr Sidoti’s alleged dealings.
“I regard Mr Sidoti as a hardworking MP and Minister and note he has given strong assurances that he has acted…