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Request for Tender (RFT) for the provision of transactional and administrative services for the Australian Government Department of Home Affairs

On 14 July the Department of Home Affairs (the Department) released an RFT on AusTender ( titled: Department of Home Affairs - Overseas Service Delivery Partners (HOMEAFFAIRS/2083/RFT).

The RFT is seeking to engage one or more suitably qualified and experienced providers to deliver certain overseas transactional and administrative services on behalf of the Department. These services include Biometric Collection and Identity Verification (checking a customer’s face against their identity document before collecting facial and fingerprint biometrics), Digital Assistance, Online Payment Assistance, Remote Interview Hosting, Document and Claim Checking, Local Addressing and Document Delivery and Paper Digitisation.

If you think you may be able to provide these services, you can obtain a copy of the RFT documentation by registering on the AusTender website (available at the Australian Government’s procurement system) - here).


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Request for Tender for the provision of payroll services for Europe region

The Australian High Commission London is issuing a tender on behalf of the Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade, for the provision of a payroll, time and attendance management solution for a number of High Commissions and Embassies across Europe.

The requirement is to consolidate all payroll and time attendance management for employees engaged under local terms and conditions across Europe on to one payroll solution, with the contract for services managed by the Australian High Commission in London.

The intention is to issue the tender on the 26th October 2020 to all interested parties. If you are a supplier interested in participating in the tender please send an email to [email protected] addressed for the attention of Kate Beckford, Tender Manager, to obtain a copy of the request for tender documents.