Pursuant to the Senate Order for entity contracts the following table sets out contracts entered into by 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 December2017, or
  2. which have been entered into during the 12 months prior to 31 December 2017

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.

[An entity may need to redraft this statement to reflect their individual arrangements]

The accountable authority of 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
Tranche - funding agreement with DFAT for Access to Public Spaces for People with Disabilities
$165,000
20/9/16
31/12/2017
N
N/A
N
N/A
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 Social Services (ACT)
Family and domestic violence (FDV) death review and reporting mechanism
$110,800
29/3/17
29/06/2018
N
N/A
N
N/A
Australian Defence Force
AHRC/Defence - Collaboration for Cultural Reform
$6,069,208.87
01/07/14
30/06/2018
N
N/A
N
N/A
Department of Social Services
Sexual Harassment National Workplace
$245,000
22/02/17
29/6/2018
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
31/07/2020
N
N/A
N
N/A
Attorney General’s Department
Services to be undertaken on behalf of the Attorney General’s Department
$606,850
01/07/17
30/06/2018
N
N/A
N
N/A
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights visit to Australia
$128,340
20/10/17
30/03/2018
N
N/A
N
N/A
Department of Social Services
Cross-Sector Engagement for the National Statement of principles for Child Organistaion
$580,000
17/11/17
30/11/2018
N
N/A
N
N/A

 

Estimated cost of complying with this Order: $800
Basis of method used to estimate the cost: Based on staff hours used in compiling, verifying and posting the information.