Under the Government Procurement (Judicial Review) Act 2018 (Cth), certain types of procurement's may be suspended while complaints are being investigated or injunctions are being considered.
Relevant Commonwealth entities, like the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, may issue a public interest certificate in circumstances where they consider that it is not in the public interest for a particular procurement process to be suspended.
See handling complaints under the Government Procurement (Judicial Review) Act 2018 on the Department of Finance website for further information on public interest certificates.
Public interest certificates issued by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority:
|Procurement||Date issued||Public interest certificate|
|Establishment of Standing Offer Arrangement for the Provision of Maintenance Services at Reef HQ Aquarium||14 April 2020||Austender ID: ATM000042|
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