Probity Fundamentals


Brisbane: 5 December 2018


8.45am for 9.00am - 4.45pm


$1,346 per person
$1,212 per person if booking two weeks before the workshop
$1,144 per person if in a group of three or more


Brisbane: Level 28, Riparian Plaza,
71 Eagle Street

Further information: Phone 1800 882 110 

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Recent high profile investigations have put the spotlight on conflicts of interest, probity and corruption in government. Governments around the country have responded with new regimes, which they say will reduce the risk of corruption, and increase transparency, integrity and accountability, particularly in government tender processes.

Understanding the fundamentals of probity is the key to running defensible processes and maintaining high levels of accountability in government. 

Who should attend?

Government employees involved in planning and running procurement or grant funding processes.

What we’ll cover

  • What is probity?
  • What are the fundamental probity principles?
  • What are the roles of the various players – including the role of the Probity Auditor?
  • What are some of the usual probity protection mechanisms that are utilised?
  • How should a probity plan be developed and what should it include?
  • Examination of other common law legal issues and the potential areas for legal challenge to procurement processes arising from probity type issues.

What you’ll learn

You’ll develop an understanding of the key probity principles and how they are implemented in practice.

What our clients say

"I really enjoyed the session. It has given me the confidence to trust my knowledge on probity processes!"

"Highly informative. Lots to consider."

"Great presenter and engagement was fantastic."

"Will be valuable when preparing tender for future procurement."

"Thanks Jamie! Really enjoyed the day and have taken lots away from it."

"I now feel I have knowledge that I would previously had to rely on my probity and procurement advisors/officers." 

Support when you need it the most

As a participant of our program you'll have comfort in knowing that you can depend on us for ongoing support. Whether it be two weeks or two years after the workshop, you can call us at any time for a short, no-cost consultation.