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GCDO assurance services panel

Part of: Consultancy Finance All-of-Government

A panel of 26 providers who specialise in the provision of Independent Quality Assurance (IQA) and Technical Quality Assurance (TQA) services for digital investments.

Key details

Status

Current View dates

Type

All-of-Government

Lead agency

Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment

Contact

GCDO Panel Manager
gcdopanelmanager@dia.govt.nz GCDO Centre of Expertise
Level 11
Department of Internal Affairs
45 Pipitea Street
Wellington 6011
PO Box 805
Wellington 6140

What's covered

The scope of the Government Chief Digital Officer (GCDO) Assurance Services Panel (GCDO Panel) covers the following assurance services categories:

  • Project assurance
  • Programme assurance
  • Portfolio assurance
  • Technical design assurance
  • Technical implementation assurance

What’s not covered

For all other assurance services, you should use the AoG Consultancy Services solution.

How it works

The GCDO is a sub-panel of the Assurance category of the AoG Consultancy Services - Business and Finance solution, which is managed by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE). This means that MBIE is responsible for negotiating and managing all Services Agreements for the supply of Consulting Services on behalf of the Crown. The GCDO Centre of Expertise (GCDO CoE) is responsible for the day-to-day management of the GCDO panel.

Any appointment to the GCDO panel is additional to, and conditional on, first being appointed to the Assurance sub-panel of providers under the AoG Consultancy Services solution. This means that providers must first have signed an AoG Services Agreement for Consultancy Services with MBIE.

The GCDO panel is mandated for all Public Service and non-Public Service departments as well as ACC, EQC, HNZC, NZTA, NZTE, NZQA, TEC and the 20 DHBs. Other agencies are encouraged and welcome to opt-in at any time.

Contract information including the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and Services Agreements, relating to the AoG Consultancy Services - Business and Finance solution, can be found on the Consultancy Services page. The information below is additional and relates specifically to the GCDO sub-panel.

Features and benefits

The objective of the GCDO panel is to improve the quality, consistency and independence of assurance services provided to agencies in order to achieve the following outcomes.

  • Helping agencies to make better informed investment decisions.
  • Providing confidence to the Chief Executive and other key stakeholders that the expected investment outcomes and benefits will be achieved.
  • Delivering value for money and efficiencies for agencies by not having to maintain their own panels or perform lengthy tender processes.

Dates and renewal details

Status:
Current
Start date:
Current term end date:
Expiry details:
The Consultancy panel is constructed as an open panel which allows for new providers to join during periodic intakes. Reviews of the performance of the panel will be undertaken frequently. Due to the construct of this panel the contracts have no set expiry date.

Contract documents

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