Senate Order on entity contracts

2022 Calendar Year

1 January 2022 to 31 December 2022

Pursuant to Senate Order for non-corporate Commonwealth entity contracts the following sets out contracts entered into by the Australian Federal Police which provide for a consideration to the value of $100,000 or more (including GST) which:

  • have not been fully performed as at 31 December 2022, and/or
  • have been entered into during the 12 months prior to 31 December 2022.

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.

The Accountable Authority of the Australian Federal Police has assured that the listed contracts do not contain any inappropriate confidentiality provisions.

Procurement Contracts

Contracts arising from procurements are directly available through the Senate Order Report on AusTender.

Non-Procurement Contracts

Australian Federal Police did not have any reportable non-procurement contracts for the current Senate Order period.

Estimated cost of complying with this Order

The estimated cost of complying with this Senate Order is $3,360.  

The method used to calculate this estimate is based on the average salary level of each staff member involved, the hours dedicated to the task and associated administrative costs.

If it doesn't add up, speak up. Call the National Security Hotline - 1800 123 400.

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