Watchdog criticises procurement around detention centres

8 June 2020

Australia’s Department of Home Affairs (DHA) has been accused of failing to secure value for money for taxpayers in the procurement of garrison support and welfare services for an offshore immigrant detention centre in Papua New Guinea.

A report by the Australian National Audit Office (ANAO) said DHA’s procurement of services for the controversial Nauru and Manus Island facilities mostly complied with Commonwealth Procurement Rules.

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