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Appendix 9 - Consultants

Consultancies worth $10,000 or more carried out in FSANZ in 2013–14:

Consultant Nature of consultancy Amount excl. GST Reason for use Selection process

Cinnabar International Pty Limited

Board Review

20,990.00

B

Selective tender

Cogent Business Solutions Pty Ltd

Software project database analyst

15,120.00

B

Panel

Cogent Business Solutions Pty Ltd

Data Management Review

18,000.00

B

Panel

Edith Cowan University

Labelling Logic Trans Fat review

29,941.82

B

Selective tender

Face 2 Face Recruitment Pty Ltd

Temporary staff

42,885.98

A

Selective tender

Hays Personnel Services

Temporary staff

31,275.00

A

Selective tender

Hills Laboratories

25th Australian Total Diet Survey

21,617.63

B

Panel

Info focus Australia Pty Ltd

Software project data programming

29,815.00

A

Panel

Informed Sources

Temporary staff

10,246.36

B

Selective tender

MP Consulting

Review of Code Interpretation Service (CIS)

21,636.34

B

Panel

National Measurement Institute

Mineral Packaging Survey

27,190.00

B

Sole provider / Selective tender

National Measurement Institute

Bread and Milk Powder analysis

19,860.00

B

Panel

National Measurement Institute

Trans Fatty Acid food analysis survey

81,620.00

B

Panel

NZIER

Cost benefit analysis of energy labelling of alcohol drinks

39,624.19

B

Open tender

Quigley and Watts Ltd

Literature review of consumer response to food safety label elements

29,273.78

B

Panel

Randstad PTY Limited

Temporary staff and placement fees

21,536.05

 A

Selective tender

Symbio Alliance

25th Australian Total Diet Survey

175,103.19

B

Panel

Synergy Group Australia Pty Ltd

Review of cost recovery arrangements

12,525.00

B

Panel

University of Technology Sydney

Consumer and economic research

55,427.28

B

Sole provider / Selective tender

Wardy IT Solutions

Scoping and completion of an ICT project to integrate and modernise FSANZ's existing dietary modelling and food composition databases (Harvest)

350,380.00

B

Sole provider

Australian Government Solicitors

Legislative drafting services for revision of the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code and legal advice

247,504.55

B

Part of an existing contract

Protiviti

Provision of internal audit services

35,812.25

B

Part of an existing contract

Total 1,337,384.42

Reason for use

A—skills currently unavailable within agency
B—need for specialised or professional skills
C—need for independent research or assessment

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