Companies on the eServices Panel will be eligible to bid for contracts to provide ICT services to Victorian Government Departments and Agencies until June 2014, with the possibility of 2 one-year extensions to 2016.
This announcement will be welcomed by the Australian Information Industry Association, who had lobbied for changes to be made to the panel when was originally announced some months ago. Importantly, Minister Gordon Rich-Phillips has committed to a joint government-industry working group to further improve the eServices Panel and to ensure that Victoria remains globally competitive.
Link to the Announcement
Author: Mike Pym, Director, Pym’s Technology Lawyers. A member of the Panel of Expert Bloggers on commun-iT and an expert on www.aiia.biz
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