The Professional services sub-category in General goods and services manages the whole-of-government professional services arrangements including finance, audit, economics, human resources, management, policy, agile project/program management, procurement, probity and legal services.
Legal Services is co-managed by Department of Energy and Public Works (EPW) and Department of Justice and Attorney General (DJAG) with EPW acting as the principal and DJAG as panel manager.
Standing offer arrangements (SOAs)
The current arrangement for Professional services (QGP0050-18) is divided into 4 tranches and is in place until 28 February 2023 with a 1 x 2-year option to extend.
The suppliers under this SOA have pre-negotiated maximum daily rates (based on an 8-hour day), terms and conditions, reporting and insurance requirements.
The arrangement is available to Queensland Government budget-sector departments, agencies and other eligible customers.
The current arrangement for Legal services, has a 4-year term from 1 June 2020 with 1 x 2-year option to extend. See more information about QGP0059-19 on the Queensland Contracts Directory.
This is a whole-of-government arrangement with 32 suppliers across 8 areas of law and 14 categories of legal services and 1 category of legal resourcing. Categories of legal services and legal resourcing include:
Planning and environment
Energy and resources
Building and construction
Corporate and commercial
Taxation and revenue
Workplace and industrial
Technology and intellectual property
Prosecutions and advocacy
Service area: legal resourcing
See more information about QGP0050-18 (T1) on the Queensland Contracts Directory.
This is a whole-of-government arrangement with 39 suppliers across 3 sub-categories and 17 specialisations. Specialisations under the 3 sub-categories are:
Financial capability assessments
Accounting – general
Business case review
Human Resources audit
See more information about QGP0050-18 (T2) on the Queensland Contracts Directory.
This is a whole-of-government arrangement with 38 suppliers across 9 specialisations. Specialisations under the sub-category include:
Inclusion and diversity
Conflict and dispute resolution
Organisational development and design
Industrial relations and occupational health and safety (OH&S) advice
HR strategic advice
HR policy, procedures and processes
See more information about QGP0050-18 (T3) on the Queensland Contracts Directory.
This is a whole-of-government arrangement with 72 suppliers across 3 sub-categories and 12 specialisations. Specialisations under the 3 sub-categories include:
Business transformation and change management
Innovation and co-design
Business process and frameworks
Business performance and analysis
Strategic business planning and development
Strategic communication and engagement
Health policy and advice
General policy advice
Governance and assurance
Agile project / Program management
See more information about QGP0050-18 (T4) on the Queensland Contracts Directory.
This is a whole-of-Government arrangement with 45 suppliers across 4 specialisations. Specialisations under the sub-category include: