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Senate Order on Departmental and Agency contracts listing relating to the period 1 January to 31 December 2010

Pursuant to the Senate Order on departmental and agency contracts the following table sets out contracts entered into by the Australian Public Service Commission which provide for a consideration to the value of $100,000 or more and which (a) have not been fully performed as at 31 December 2010 or (b) which have been entered into during the 12 months prior to 31 December 2010.

Most of the contracts listed contain confidentiality provisions of a general nature that are designed to protect the confidential information of the parties that may be obtained or generated in carrying out the contract.

The reasons for including such clauses include:

  • ordinary commercial prudence that requires protection of trade secrets, proprietary information and the like; and/or
  • protection of other Commonwealth material and personal information.
Contractor Subject matter Amount of consideration Start date Anticipated end date Whether contract contains provisions requiring the parties to maintain confidentiality of any of its provisions (Y/N) Whether contract contains other requirements of confidentiality (Y/N) Reason(s)

(1) Estimated contractual commitment.

Estimated cost of complying with this order: $4,000

Basis of method used to estimate the cost: It is based on an estimation of the salary and salary oncosts of the officers who undertook the collection, analysis and compilation of the data.

Adcorp Recruitment Advertising $470,271(1) 03/03/2010 04/05/2012 N N  
Australian Government Solicitor Legal Services $593,000(1) 17/05/2007 17/05/2011 N N  
Australian National University, Represented by the Crawford School of Economics & Government LAFIA Asia and Pacific $336,299 01/06/2010 31/12/2012 N Y Disclosure would reveal all classified and sensitive programme material
Becton Investment Management Ltd Lease of office space in Adelaide, SA $355,000 01/06/2006 30/05/2011 N N  
R&A Blair Investments Pty Ltd Lease of office space in Phillip, ACT $349,920 01/09/2010 31/08/2012 N N  
Blake Dawson Waldron Legal Services $84,963(1) 17/05/2007 17/05/2011 N N  
Boss constructions Office fit out $196,943 13/08/2010 27/08/2010 N N  
Broadlex Cleaning for Phillip office $174,000 02/02/2009 01/02/2012 N N  
Carlson Wagonlit Travel Travel management services $537,000(2) 01/07/2010 30/06/2011 N N  
Canberra Airport Pty Ltd Lease of office space in Brindabella Business Park, ACT $755,000 01/12/2010 30/11/2015 N N  
CASA DOA for the provision of shared services at Aviation House $2,240,028 05/02/2007 28/02/2022 N N  
Crystal Approach Pty Ltd Redevelopment of the Australian Public Service Employment Database (APSED) to update and enhance the system, and to provide ongoing technical support $272,171 24/12/2007 30/06/2011 Y N Disclosure would be contrary to the Privacy Act 1988
Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Internal Audit Services $176,000 09/12/2008 30/11/2011 N N  
Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations ICT services $2,065,000 1/07/2010 30/06/2011 N N  
Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations Accommodation services $255,000 18/01/2010 30/06/2012 N N  
Finders University Deed of Standing Offer to Provide Services to the Public Sector Management Program (PSMP) $1,000,000(1) 14/08/2008 14/08/2011 N N  
Fujitsu Australia Limited SAP Support Services $250,000 01/07/2006 01/07/2011 N N  
Gecko Consulting ICT consultancy for APS reform $112,534 05/03/2010 22/03/2010      
GPT Funds Management 2 Pty Ltd Lease of office space in Sydney, NSW $4,772,000 01/08/2007 01/08/2017 N N  
iContact Australia Pty Ltd Maintenance, hosting and updates to the class database $120,600 06/04/2010 06/04/2011 N N  
ICS Training Group Anne Jenkin & Associates Pty Ltd Delivery of Training $119,081 10/02/2010 31/12/2010 N N  
Interaction Consulting Group Developing and Delivery of Training $233,293 01/04/2010 30/06/2011 N N  
Leaseplan Tied contract for the provision of Commonwealth car fleet management $906,000(1) 01/02/2004 31/01/2012 Y N Disclosure would reveal the contractor’s internal costing information or information about its profit margin
Mercer (Australia) Pty Ltd Undertake the SES Review required under Recommendation 6.2 in the blueprint $414,000 28/7/2010 22/12/2010 N N  
Mercer (Australia) Pty Ltd Provision of research for annual remuneration survey $1,435,000 20/01/2010 20/11/2012 N N  
Mirvac Lease of office space in Phillip, ACT $30,371,152 01/03/2007 01/03/2022 N N  
ORIMA Research Pty Ltd Provision of services relating to the State of the Service agency and employee surveys $801,500 11/04/2007 31/12/2011 N Y To protect confidential information that may be obtained in carrying out the contract
ORIMA Research Pty Ltd Provide statistical & survey expertise in scoping options for a citizen survey $129,380 05/07/2010 15/12/2010 N N  
People and Strategy (ACT) Pty Ltd Delivery of Training $253,668 10/03/2010 31/12/2010 N N  
People and Strategy (ACT) Pty Ltd Delivery of Training $232,452 17/02/2010 31/12/2010 N N  
People and Strategy (ACT) Pty Ltd Delivery of Training $115,877 22/03/2011 31/12/2011 N N  
People and Strategy (ACT) Pty Ltd Delivery of Training $102,500 1/02/2011 31/12/2011 N N  
Primepoint Asset P/L Lease of office space in Perth, WA $1,721,000 13/10/2008 12/10/2013 N N  
Qantas Airways Ltd International travel management services $734,000(2) 01/07/2009 30/06/2011 Y N To protect internal costing information
Quality Hotel Woden Accommodation $112,861 29/11/2010 04/04/2011 N N  
SAP Australia ECC 5.0 licence and maintenance $150,000(1) 01/12/2006 30/11/2011 N N  
Saville and Holdsworth Australia Pty Ltd Delivery of a Career Development Advisory Centre 120-127 $802,200 25/03/2010 31/12/2010 N N  
SMS Consulting Project management assistance $128,509 22/03/2010 29/10/2010      
SRC Solutions Pty Ltd OHS Provider $312,000 01/06/2006 30/04/2011 N N  
Tempo Strategies SES Band 2 Residential Programs – Leading Across Boundaries $190,274 09/06/2010 31/12/2010 N N  
Tuggeranong Homestead Provision of venue and related services for CDAC $181,804 15/02/2010 15/02/2011 N N  
Westpac Banking Corporation Transaction banking and payment services $216,000(1) 30/06/2006 30/06/2011 N Y To protect confidential information that may be obtained in carrying out the contract
Yellow Edge Pty Ltd SES Band 1 – Transforming Leadership & New Leadership Horizons $637,230 05/04/2010 31/12/2010 Y Y Disclosure would reveal the contractor’s internal costing information
Last reviewed: 
11 May 2018