26 July 2016 26 Jul 2016 Injured People 7 News: Council Compo Payouts “Impossible” TGB Partner Mal Byrne has told 7 News that local councils have "complete immunity" from compensation claims. TGB Partner Mal Byrne has told 7 News that local councils have “complete immunity” from compensation claims. Adelaide City Council has reportedly avoided 90 percent of claims over the last three years. Watch the story. For advice about your compensation claim, contact your nearest TGB office.