Government Procurement (Judicial Review) Act 2018
This Course is aimed at updating existing Procurement and Contracting staff and managers with comprehensive coverage of the new Government Procurement (Judicial Review) Act 2018 due to take effect on or before 20 April 2019. The course will examine procurements covered by the new Act, what it means for existing and new procurement activities, how to avoid mistakes in the contracting process and the international experience with similar legislation. It will also cover the probity risk and investigations under the Act.
Pre-reading (approximately 1 to 2 hours) will include becoming familiar with the amendments to the CPRs commencing 1 January 2019.
This course is delivered over one day on a face-to-face basis.
Dates: Thursday, 27 June 2019
Venue: University of Canberra
Registrations close: 27 May 2019
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
This course is aimed at existing procurement and contracting staff and managers. It will provide an awareness and understanding of the new Act and its effect on procurement.
The course includes discussion of the 2019 amendments to the Commonwealth Procurement Rules.
Courses are developed and delivered by Senior Facilitator, Tarian Dixon. Tarian has over 15 years experience in designing and delivering contract and procurement training to government.
Procedural Fairness and Delegations
Systems for Making Good Decisions
Government Procurement (Judicial Review) Act 2019
Complaints and Injunctions
Suspension of Procurement
Public Interest Certificates
Probity Risk and the Act
Investigations under Section 19
The International Experience: Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust & Ors v Lancashire County Council
UNITS OF COMPETENCY
PSPETH004 Maintain and enhance confidence in public service