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Annual Reports

The Queensland Parliamentary Service 2016-2017 Annual Report was tabled on 27 September 2017 and is available below-

2016-2017 Annual Report in full

Annual Report 2016-17 (PDF 2.2MB)

2016-2017  Annual Report by section

 

The Annual report requirements for Queensland government agencies' requires that the following additional information be published online.

 

1.  Consultancies
2.  Overseas travel.

 

1. Consultancies

Consultancies contribute expertise as required by the Parliamentary Service. The following consultancy projects occurred in 2016-17:

  • Workplace investigation and reporting (Directors Australia) = $25,300

  • Financial and Administrative Services Review (Mawby Consulting) = $22,046

  • eDRMS Implementation (Corporate Information Management & Objective) = $101,560

  • eDRMS health checks (Corporate Information Management & Objective) = $9,500

  • Building valuation (GRC Quantity Surveyors) = $32,600

  • Land valuation (State Valuation Service) = $1,000

  • HR Coaching Sessions (OD Consulting) = $1,200

  • Parliament House/Annexe Condition assessment and report (Department of Public Housing and Works) = $105,386

  • Head of Internal Audit (BDO) = $7,900

  • Audit Committee/Data diagnostic (Protivity) = $7,923

  • CWPSC Legal professional fees (Ben McMillan) = $206,109

  • QPS Survey Assessment Community Attitude (Australian National University) = $1,000

  • Preparation of selection enterprise (Technology Governance Services) = $1,710

  • Various Capital projects related (Department of Public Housing and works) = $74,903

 

2. Overseas travel

Name of officer
(position)

Destination
(dates)

Reason for travel

Agency cost

Contribution

J. Mathers

(Snr Parl Officer)

Montreal, Canada
(15-19 May 2017)

Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA)

$3,590.28

$1,758.56

E. Booth
(Committee Secretary)

Wellington, New Zealand
(13 June – 7 July 2016)

Staff Exchange Program

$1,196.72

N/A

M. Ries
(Deputy Clerk)

Tonga
(9-14 July 2016)

 

 

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

(3-5 August 2016)

Presiding Officers and Clerks Conference

 

Pacific Parliamentary Partnerships

$1,930.21

 

 

 

$285.03

N/A

 

 

 

$3,985.67

N. Laurie
(Clerk)

London, England
(18-28 November 2016)

CPA

$14,879.22

N/A

L. Clare
(First Clerk Assistant Procedure)

Cook Island
(27 November - 2 December 2016)

CPA

$4,337.85

N/A

J. Dewar

(Committee Secretary)

Pittsburgh and Chicago, USA

11-21 February 2017

Select Committee

$13,399.13

N/A

 

 

 

  

The Queensland Parliamentary Service 2015-2016 Annual Report was tabled on 29 September 2016 and is available below-

2015-2016 Annual Report in full

Annual Report 2015-16 (PDF 4.5MB)

2015-2016  Annual Report by section

 

The Annual report requirements for Queensland government agencies' requires that the following additional information be published online.

1.  Consultancies
2.  Overseas travel.

 

1. Consultancies

Consultancies contribute expertise as required by the Parliamentary Service. The following consultancy projects occurred in 2015-2016:

  • Facilitation of Strategic Planning Workshop - $4,750

  • Employee Life Survey - $6,840

  • ITS Report & Workshop - $7,800

  • Property Services Facilities Management Review - $17,082

  • Review of IT network operation - $24,660

  • Committee Office Review - $6,600

  • WH&S Roadmap and Implementation - $2,188

  • Health Weight Management presentation - $428

 

2. Overseas travel

Name of officer
(position)

Destination
(dates)

Reason for travel

Agency cost

Contribution

M. Ries
(Deputy Clerk)
   
A. Honeyman (Research Director)

D. Cooper
(Research Director)

D. Jeffrey
(Research Director)

Wellington New Zealand
(8-22 Jan 2016)

Australia New Zealand Association of Clerks-at-the-Table (ANZACATT) conference.

$9,669.84        

N/A

K. Holden
(Research Director)

Wellington New Zealand
(30 Sep - 3 Oct 2015)

Australasian Study of Parliament Group (ASPG) conference

$2,166.22

N/A

A. Groth
(Team Leader - Education and Liaison)

Wellington New Zealand
(12-14 Oct 2015)

Australasian Parliamentary Educators' Conference

$2,198.70

N/A

M. Watkin
(Sergeant-at-Arms)

London
(27 - 31 Jul 2015)
Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) $5,157.31 N/A
 E. Booth
(Inquiry Secretary)

 Wellington New Zealand
(13 Jun - 7 Jul 2016)

Staff Exchange Program $7,048.32 N/A