2017-2018 SENATE ORDER FOR ENTITY CONTRACTS LISTING RELATING TO THE PERIOD
01 JANUARY 2018 to 31 DECEMBER 2018.

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Pursuant to the Senate Order for entity contracts the following table sets out contracts entered into by the Australian Human Rights Commission which provide for a consideration to the value of $100,000 or more (GST inclusive) and which:

  1. have not been fully performed as at 31 December 2018, or
  2. which have been entered into during the 12 months prior to 31 December 2018

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:

  1. ordinary commercial prudence that requires protection of trade secrets, proprietary information and the like; and/or
  2. protection of other Commonwealth material and personal information.

The accountable authority of the Australian Human Rights Commission has assured that the listed contracts do not contain any inappropriate confidentiality provisions.

Procurement contracts are available through the Senate Order Report located on the AusTender Homepage (www.tenders.gov.au).

Contract Details

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)
Reason (s)
Whether contract contains other requirements of confidentiality (Y/N)
Reason (s)
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Australia-Lao PDR Human Rights Technical Cooperation Program 2017-2021
$814,988
4/2/17
31/03/2021
N
N/A
N
N/A
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
DFAT Grant Agreement –HTRCP CHINA
17-21
$7,400,000
09/6/17
31/07/2021
N
N/A                      
N
N/A
Department of Social Services
National Statement of Principles Stage 2 Grant
$1,050,000
23/11/17
30/04/19
N
N/A
N
N/A
University Of New England
To conduct an independent, expert led review of eight residential colleges
$294,800
16/03/18
31/12/18
N
N/A
N
N/A
 
Department of Health
To support operational costs of the National Health Leadership Forum (NHLF) secretariat
$287,088
21/03/18
30/06/19
N
N/A
N
N/A
Herbert Smith Freehills
To support the Human Rights and Technology (the Project)
$165,000
16/03/18
31/12/19
N
N/A
N
N/A
University of Technology Sydney
To support the Human Rights and Technology (the Project)
$165,000
28/3/18
31/12/19
N
N/A
N
N/A
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Human Rights and Technology conference 24-25 July 2018
$100,000
18/04/18
30/6/19
N
N/A
N
N/A
Reed International Books Australia t/a Lexis Nexis
Commissions Human Rights & Technology (the Project)
$165,0000
25/05/18
30/6/20
N
N/A
N
N/A
Department of Defence
Defence Cultural Reform Collaboration
$3,935,000
1/7/18
30/06/20
N
N/A
N
N/A
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Vietnam Human Rights Fund
$2,190,000
27/8/18
30/6/21
N
N/A
N
N/A

 

Estimated cost of complying with this Order: $1,000

Basis of method used to estimate the cost: Based on staff hours used in compiling, verifying and posting the information.