Appendix 9
Detailed Consultancies

Table WA9.2 Consultancy services let during 2007-08, of total contract value of $10,000 or more (inclusive of GST) for Air Force
Consultants Name Description Contract
Value $
Selection
Process
Justification
Air Force
Benckmark Certification Pty Ltd Certificate of Compliance advice 10,140 Direct Sourcing A
Taycor International Pty Ltd Professional services 30,650 Open Tender B
Total Air Force 40,790    
Table WA9.2 Consultancy services let during 2007-08, of total contract value of $10,000 or more (inclusive of GST) for Office of the Secretary/Chief of Defence Force
Consultants Name Description Contract
Value $
Selection
Process
Justification
Office of the Secretary/Chief of Defence Force
Aperium Pty Ltd Business case 56,650 Panel A
Blue Spine Pty Ltd Consultancy services 33,165 Direct Sourcing B
Christopher Lee Professional services 250,200 Direct Sourcing B
Codarra Advanced Systems Professional services 36,181 Direct Sourcing B
Cogent Business Solutions Pty Ltd Advice on Authorities Tender Evaluation 50,000 Direct Sourcing B
David Arnold McCann Professional services 305,200 Direct Sourcing B
Digital (Digest) Data Design Upgrades to ADF Administrative Inquiry Tracking System 48,956 Direct Sourcing A
Edwards Management & Consulting PL Professional services 30,520 Direct Sourcing A
Ernst & Young Review the Environmental Resource Management Framework 50,000 Panel B
Frank Cullen Professional services 200,200 Direct Sourcing B
Insight Partners Pty Ltd Consultant Services 206,521 Direct Sourcing B
John Brown Professional services 85,483 Direct Sourcing B
Mr Andrew John Kirkham Professional services 136,500 Direct Sourcing B
Peter Raymond Callaghan Professional services 266,200 Direct Sourcing B
Quality Management Solutions Investigation Services 41,470 Select Tender C
Risk Recruitment Solutions P/L OH&S Strategic Management Plan 15,774 Direct Sourcing B
Strategia Advising Pty Ltd Policy development capacity 39,283 Direct Sourcing B
Strategia Advising Pty Ltd Policy development Division handbook 22,416 Direct Sourcing B
The International Institute for STR Ministerial Grant 60,500 Direct Sourcing B
The International Institute for STR Professional advice 55,000 Direct Sourcing B
Urbis Pty Ltd Professional advice 69,982 Direct Sourcing B
Vantage Intelligence Solutions Strategic advice 242,000 Direct Sourcing B
Willis Australia Professional advice 55,000 Direct Sourcing B
Wordsworth Writing Revision of Policy Manual 22,000 Select Tender B
Total Office of the Secretary/Chief of Defence Force 2,379,201    
Table WA9.2 Consultancy services let during 2007-08, of total contract value of $10,000 or more (inclusive of GST) for Vice Chief of Defence Force
Consultants Name Description Contract
Value $
Selection
Process
Justification
Vice Chief of Defence Force
Acumen Alliance Costing Model 77,000 Direct Sourcing B
APERIUM PTY LTD Business case 56,650 Panel A
Carrard Solutions Project advice 179,740 Direct Sourcing B
Carrard Solutions Project advice 175,560 Direct Sourcing B
Coffey Corporate Consultancy services 119,988 Select Tender B
Connell Wagner Pty Ltd Professional services 255,320 Direct Sourcing B
Defence Maintenance & Logistics Review of processes 48,400 Direct Sourcing C
Edwards Management & Consulting PL Review Defence Policy 83,730 Direct Sourcing B
Edwards Management & Consulting PL Consulting Services 33,484 Direct Sourcing B
Gattorna Alignment Pty Ltd Logistics trends to 2030 23,889 Direct Sourcing C
ICT PRO Pty Ltd Preparation of Business Requirements 76,428 Select Tender B
KPMG Professional services 2,894,445 Select Tender C
KPMG Development of Business Cases 2,165,000 Direct Sourcing B
KPMG Professional advice 776,000 Direct Sourcing C
KPMG Business case 134,829 Panel A
KPMG Business case 98,000 Panel A
KPMG Professional services 52,800 Direct Sourcing B
Noetic Solutions Pty Ltd Organisation Review 29,601 Direct Sourcing B
Roger Powell & Associates Professional advice 11,000 Direct Sourcing B
SAI Global Ltd Audit services 18,217 Panel B
Training Systems Services Pty Ltd Advice on Training Development 61,666 Direct Sourcing B
TT Building Consultants Facilities condition appraisals 54,230 Open Tender B
Willis Australia Professional advice 55,000 Direct Sourcing B
Total Vice Chief of Defence Force 7,480,978    
Methods of procurement
Open Tender A procurement procedure in which a request for tender is published inviting all businesses that satisfy the conditions for participation to submit tenders.
Select Tender A procurement procedure in which the procuring agency selects which potential suppliers are invited to submit tenders in accordance with the mandatory procurement procedures.
Direct Sourcing A procurement process, available only under certain defined circumstances, in which an agency may contact a single potential supplier or suppliers of its choice and for which conditions for direct sourcing apply under the mandatory procurement procedures.
Panel An arrangement under which a number of suppliers, usually selected through a single procurement process, may each supply property or services to an agency as specified in the panel arrangement.
Reasons for engagement

A—Skills currently unavailable within agency

B—Need for specialised or professional skills

C—Need for independent research or assessment