Probity

Probity is about ensuring procedural integrity. 

It is underpinned by the key principles of:

  • Open competitive process
  • Fairness, consistency and transparency of process
  • Identification and resolution of conflicts of interest
  • Accountability in relation to decision making
  • Monitoring and evaluating performance 

GI has the expertise to work with your organisation, whether in the public or private sector, to achieve your probity objectives including:

  • Ensure conformity to processes designed to achieve value for money
  • Provide accountability
  • Ensure that all bids will be assessed against the same criteria
  • Preserve public and bidder confidence in the processes
  • Improve defensibly of decisions to potential legal challenge or other external scrutiny

Use of GI’s services as a probity adviser or probity auditor will assist your organisation with:

  • Avoidance of conflicts/problems
  • Avoidance of corrupt practices
  • Achieving better outcomes against stated objectives
  • Improvements in integrity through organisational and attitudinal change
  • Reassurance to key stakeholders and those wishing to do business with the organisation that the process and outcome can be trusted
  • Provision of an objective and independent view on the probity of the process
  • Minimization of potential for litigation
  • Strengthening the ethical standing of the organisation

 Our probity services include:

  • Probity advice
  • Probity plans
  • Probity reviews
  • Probity auditor
  • Probity risk management
  • Probity training
  • Tendering and contract management advice and reviews
  • Good practice guides – Probity, Contract management and Tendering

GI can collaboratively work with your organisation to help identify those areas where most value can be achieved through a better understanding of your probity needs. We are more than happy to have a no obligation discussion on a collaborative way forward.

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