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Release of Request for Tender for Vehicle Rental Services

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Release of Request for Tender for Vehicle Rental ServicesLibor PeleckyProcurementProcurement Coordinator08 Nov 2017The Request for Tender (RFT) to establish a Vehicle Rental Services arrangement for the Australian Government has been released on AusTender, and can be accessed at www.tenders.gov.au. Tender responses must be lodged electronically though AusTender by 12 noon (Canberra Local Time), Thursday 14 December 2017.Tags: Request for TenderAusTenderVehicle RentalCar RentalRental CarRead more
Libor Pelecky

govCMS Drupal Services Panel Refresh - New suppliers have arrived

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govCMS Drupal Services Panel Refresh - New suppliers have arrivedJohn Sheridan - CIO & CISOProcurementTechnology and Procurement17 Oct 2017

I am pleased to announce that the following suppliers have been added to the govCMS Drupal Services Panel:

  • Keltree – trading as IBC Digital

  • Laudanum – trading as Holly Sydney

This is in addition to the suppliers that were announced on 3 October 2017. The full list is available on www.govcms.gov.au/drupal-panel.

The services offered by the new suppliers have been included in the govCMS Drupal Services Panel Catalogue and are available for agencies to procure now.  

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John Sheridan - CIO & CISO

govCMS Drupal Services Panel Refresh - New suppliers have arrived

1 month 2 weeks ago
govCMS Drupal Services Panel Refresh - New suppliers have arrivedJohn Sheridan - CIO & CISOProcurementTechnology and Procurement03 Oct 2017

I am pleased to announce that the following suppliers have been added to the govCMS Drupal Services Panel:

  • Hind & Hind
  • Oakton
  • Zyxware
  • Morpht
  • Oxide Interactive
  • Itomic
  • Doghouse Group
  • Mayko Trading
  • Technocrat
  • FinXL Professional Services

This is in addition to the suppliers that were announced on 26 September 2017. The full list is available on www.govcms.gov.au/drupal-panel.

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John Sheridan - CIO & CISO

Release of Request for Proposal to establish an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Software as a Service (SaaS) Panel

1 month 3 weeks ago
Release of Request for Proposal to establish an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Software as a Service (SaaS) PanelAnne CollinsProcurementProcurement Coordinator26 Sep 2017Hi all, I am pleased to announce that the Request for Proposal (RFP) to establish an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Software as a Service (SaaS) Panel for the Australian Government has been released on AusTender, and can be accessed through this link. Tags: Request for TenderAusTenderSoftware as a ServiceSaaSERPRead more
Anne Collins

Establishment of the Whole-of-Government govCMS Drupal Services Panel

1 month 3 weeks ago
Establishment of the Whole-of-Government govCMS Drupal Services PanelJohn Sheridan - CIO & CISOProcurementTechnology and Procurement26 Sep 2017

Hi all,

I am pleased to announce the establishment of the Whole-of-Government govCMS Drupal Services Panel (SON3456725). Finance issued a Request for Tender for the new panel through Austender on
16 December 2016. The panel will be in operation until 30 June 2019 and has two optional 12 month extensions.

The initial panel includes:

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John Sheridan - CIO & CISO

For Consultation: Draft Deed for Master Media Agency (MMA) Services for the Australian Government

2 months ago
For Consultation: Draft Deed for Master Media Agency (MMA) Services for the Australian GovernmentAnne CollinsProcurementProcurement Coordinator19 Sep 2017Finance has released for comment a draft MMA Services Deed (which includes the Statement of Requirement) that may form part of an open approach to market to establish a new MMA Services Arrangement for the Australian Government.Tags: ProcurementProcurement CoordinatorAusTenderRequest for TenderWhole of Government ArrangementsAdvertisingMaster Media Agency ServicesRead more
Anne Collins

Whole of Australian Government (WoAG) Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Software as a Service (SaaS) consultation activity

2 months 1 week ago
Whole of Australian Government (WoAG) Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Software as a Service (SaaS) consultation activityMichael HirschfeldProcurementProcurement Coordinator12 Sep 2017Hi all Thank you to all those who provided feedback on the draft Head Agreement and Whole of Government Business Process Standards Framework that were released for comment on 21 August 2017. We are working through all the comments, with the aim of approaching the market next week. Regards, Michael Tags: Request for TenderAusTenderSoftware as a ServiceSaaSERPRead more
Michael Hirschfeld

Consultation on Open Contracting Data Standard

2 months 2 weeks ago
Consultation on Open Contracting Data StandardMichael HirschfeldProcurementProcurement CoordinatorTechnology and Procurement07 Sep 2017

Commitment 4.3 of the Open Government National Action Plan was to undertake a review of Australia’s existing compliance with the Open Contracting Data Standard (OCDS), publish the review and receive public comment before implementing any agreed measures to increase Australia’s compliance.

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Michael Hirschfeld

Parliamentary Expenses Management System (PEMS) - EOI - Addenda 03

2 months 2 weeks ago
Parliamentary Expenses Management System (PEMS) - EOI - Addenda 03John Sheridan - CIO & CISOProcurementTechnology and Procurement07 Sep 2017

Hi all,

 

On Monday 21 August I released the PEMS EOI for your response by Friday 15 September 2017.

This is the third Addendum to the EOI, responding to a question received today.

 

Question:

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John Sheridan - CIO & CISO

Parliamentary Expenses Management System (PEMS) - EOI - Addenda 02

2 months 2 weeks ago
Parliamentary Expenses Management System (PEMS) - EOI - Addenda 02John Sheridan - CIO & CISOProcurementTechnology and Procurement05 Sep 2017

Hi all,

 

On Monday 21 August I released the PEMS EOI for your response by Friday 15 September 2017.

A response to a clarification question was provided in Addenda 01 to the EOI on Wednesday 30 August.  This week, we’ve received the following further requests for clarification:   

 

Question 1:

  • Can you please provide breakdown of estimated 3000 users for each of groups identified (Users, Administrators, Industry)?

  • Can you please provide estimated number of expenses processed per year?

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John Sheridan - CIO & CISO

Parliamentary Expenses Management System (PEMS) - EOI release

3 months ago
Parliamentary Expenses Management System (PEMS) - EOI releaseJohn Sheridan - CIO & CISOProcurementTechnology and Procurement22 Aug 2017

Hi all,

 

On Friday 11 August, I released a draft PEMS EOI and invited your comment on the suitability of the content and format.  Thank you for your responses. 

Attached is a summary of the comments you’ve sent through.    

The EOI has been updated in response to your comments and I’m releasing the final version today on this blog and via Austender.

The EOI is part of a sequence of activities to achieve solution advice and tender quality pricing to inform the second pass business case.

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John Sheridan - CIO & CISO

For Consultation: Whole of Australian Government (WoAG) Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Software as a Service (SaaS) Draft Head Agreement

3 months ago
For Consultation: Whole of Australian Government (WoAG) Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Software as a Service (SaaS) Draft Head AgreementMichael HirschfeldProcurementProcurement Coordinator21 Aug 2017

Hi all

Finance has released a draft Head Agreement (which includes the Statement of Requirement) and Whole of Government Business Process Standards Framework for comment. 

The draft Head Agreement and Whole of Government Business Process Standards Framework are now available on AusTender at FIN/006/17/NOTICE3.

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Michael Hirschfeld

Parliamentary Expenses Management System (PEMS) Expression of Interest (EOI) – Industry briefing

3 months 2 weeks ago
Leanne Chaplin

New Procurement Coordinator

3 months 3 weeks ago
New Procurement CoordinatorMichael HirschfeldProcurementProcurement Coordinator01 Aug 2017

Hi all,

Following some movements in the Department of Finance, I will be taking over as the Australian Government Procurement Coordinator.

I am looking forward to taking on this new role and engaging with you to improve knowledge of Australian Government procurement and address any issues you would like to raise. 

I would also like to thank John Sheridan, who has achieved a tremendous amount in his almost five years as Procurement Coordinator, and wish him well in his new position within the Department of Finance.

Regards

Michael

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Michael Hirschfeld

Whole of Australian Government Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Software as a Service (SaaS) Panel – Market Day

4 months ago
Whole of Australian Government Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Software as a Service (SaaS) Panel – Market DayJohn Sheridan - CIO & CISOProcurementProcurement CoordinatorTechnology and Procurement18 Jul 2017

Hi all,

Thank you to those who attended the ERP SaaS Panel briefing on Friday 7 July 2017 FIN/006/17/NOTICE.

Here is the presentation that was used at the briefing: http://livestream.education.gov.au/finance/7july2017/erp/.

The next activity is a Market Day, which is scheduled for 26 and 27 July 2017.

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John Sheridan - CIO & CISO