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Appendix 9: Purchaser-provider arrangements

Under the Prime Minister’s Directive on the Guidelines for the Management of the Australian Government Presence Overseas, the department is an overseas hub providing a range of services to agencies represented overseas, including management services, security, property, and information and communications technology (ICT).

Under the Service Level Arrangement (SLA) for Management Services 2017–2020, the department provided a catalogue of services to partner agency Australian-based and locally engaged staff, including financial management, human resources and property and fleet management. Agencies purchasing services under the SLA are listed in column A of the table below.

In 2018–19 the department provided ICT services under an MoU to the agencies listed in column B of the table below in Australia and overseas.

Table 30: Purchaser-provider arrangements
AgencyA. Management servicesB. ICT services
Attorney-General’s DepartmentTrueTrue
Australian Antarctic DivisionTrue
Australian Centre for International Agricultural ResearchTrueTrue
Australian Criminal Intelligence CommissionTrueTrue
Australian Electoral CommissionTrue
Australian Federal PoliceTrueTrue
Australian Fisheries Management AuthorityTrue
Australian Human Rights CommissionTrue
Australian Maritime Safety AuthorityTrueTrue
Australian National UniversityTrueTrue
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology OrganisationTrueTrue
Australian Public Service CommissionTrue
Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety AgencyTrue
Australian Research CouncilTrue
Australian Taxation OfficeTrueTrue
Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade)TrueTrue
Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis CentreTrueTrue
Bureau of MeteorologyTrue
Civil Aviation Safety AuthorityTrue
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research OrganisationTrueTrue
Department of AgricultureTrueTrue
Department of Communications and ArtsTrue
Department of DefenceTrueTrue
Department of EducationTrueTrue
Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family BusinessTrueTrue
Department of FinanceTrue
Department of HealthTrueTrue
Department of Home AffairsTrueTrue
Department of Human ServicesTrue
Department of Industry, Innovation and ScienceTrueTrue
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional DevelopmentTrueTrue
Department of Social ServicesTrue
Department of the Environment and EnergyTrueTrue
Department of the Prime Minister and CabinetTrueTrue
Department of Veterans’ AffairsTrueTrue
Export Finance and Insurance CorporationTrue
Food Standards Australia New ZealandTrue
Geoscience AustraliaTrue
Independent Parliamentary Expenses AuthorityTrue
Intellectual Property AustraliaTrueTrue
International and Parliamentary Relations OfficeTrue
National Archives of AustraliaTrue
National Library of AustraliaTrueTrue
New Zealand GovernmentTrue
Office of National IntelligenceTrueTrue
Reserve Bank of AustraliaTrueTrue
The TreasuryTrueTrue
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