In this seminar Rebecca Radford, Managing Principal Solicitor was joined by Phil Chalkley, Chief Procurement Officer of the Department of Justice and Regulation to discuss some of the key issues facing procurement and contract professionals in the Victorian Public Service at various stages of the procurement process.
Topics covered will included:
- Evaluation within recent VGPB policy changes;
- Common probity issues in procurement;
- Achieving the right contract terms; and
- Social Procurement.
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Please see attached presentation from the Missed Conduct - Misconduct Revisited Seminar held on 27 August, 2013.
Clients must now seek the engagement of the GLM for property transactions with a value greater than $750,000 (previously the threshold value was $250,000).
Please find attached VGSO's latest Client Newsletter - Administrative Decisions and Conflicts of Interest
Please find attached presentation and associated materials from VGSO's seminar for Occupy Melbourne, Street Preachers and Hate Mail: Recent Developments in the Implied Freedom of Political Communication and Implications for Decision Makers. This seminar was held on Monday 11 November, 2013
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Slides and presentation notes from the VGSO seminar "Equal Opportunity Act 2010: Reflections and opportunities", presented by Kate Jenkins, Victorian Equal Opportunity & Human Rights Commissioner
The Health Services Amendment Act 2014 (Vic), gives power to the Minister for Health rather than the Minister for Environment and Climate Change to approve the grant by the committee of management or trustees of a hospital site of long term leases and licences for terms of up to 35 years. Read more in our update below.