Government links:

The whole-of-government IT outsourcing initiative. This e-brief provides readers with some background, an account of the debate around this policy, a chronology of key events, including reports, and some useful internet links.

NSW report on outsourcing of housing, disability and home care service delivery from the Government to the non-government sector in NSW, with a focus on its current status and with a view to providing guidance for its future evolution.

Outsourcing digital data storage

Attorney-General’s Department of NSW Guidelines for Outsourcing Government Legal Work

Australian Audit Office’s Guide to Legal Services Arrangements in Australian Government Agencies

Australian Government Policy and Risk Management Guidelines for the Storage and Processing of Australian Government Information in Outsourced or Offshore ICT arrangements

Outsourcing: Agency Obligations Under the Privacy Act

National Commission of Audit’s Outsourcing, competitive tendering and procurement

Fraud Control in Australian Government Agencies (including outsourcing fraud control)

Department of Defence Intelligence and Security – Australian Government Information Security Manual Controls (including outsourcing agency ICT functions)

Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Certification Authorities (ACACA)

Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority

Australian Council for Educational Research

Australian Qualifications Framework

Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership

Australian Securities and Investments Commission

National Education Commission

NSW Service First Outsourcing Program

A Review of the Australian Government’s Use of Information and Communication Technology (as applied to the finance sector)

Shared Services in the Public Sector by the Australian Institute of Management

Outsourcing in the public sector by The NSQ Parliamentary Library Research

Queensland Finance Outsourcing Agreement Handbook

Details of the Victorian government’s ICT outsourcing initiative

Outsourcing of Public Services in Australia: Seven Case Studies

Report of the Inquiry into Outsourcing of Government Services in the Victorian Public Sector

New Risk Management Guidelines for Outsourced or Offshore ICT arrangements

Storage and Processing of Australian Government Information in outsourced or offshore ICT arrangements – Government of South Australia

Provides corporate and business services for the South Australian Public Sector