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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2021 Week 07 Hansard (Thursday, 24 June 2021) . . Page.. 2121 ..


ii. Provision of Sport Recreational Programs and Activities for the Alexander Maconochie Centre (delivered by Corporate Health Management Pty Ltd)

iii. Provision of Chaplaincy Coordination Services for the Alexander Maconochie Centre (AMC) (delivered by Anglican Diocesan Services)

iv. Provision of Family Services at the Alexander Maconochie Centre (delivered by Shine For Kids Co-operative Limited)

c) These organisations were paid the following over the last three (3) years:

i. $2,274,661.63 (GST Inclusive) to Foresite Training Pty Ltd

ii. $146,250.00 (GST Inclusive) to Corporate Health Management Pty Ltd

iii. $247,849.71 (GST Inclusive) to Anglican Diocesan Services

iv. $897,239.67 (GST Inclusive) to Shine For Kids Co-operative Limited

(3) One (1)

(4) Regarding the consultants referred to in Q3,

a) Diosma Consultancy Pty Ltd

b) Alexander Maconochie Centre (AMC) Education Review

c) $37,474.55 (GST Inclusive)

(5) All organisations are expected to provide activities and/or services to detainees.

(6) See above answers.

(7) Nil.

(8) Nil.


Alexander Maconochie Centre—public transport concessions(Question No 270)

Mrs Kikkert asked the Minister for Corrections, upon notice, on 14 May 2021:

Do detainees who are released from the Alexander Maconochie Centre have access to public transport concessions of any kind; if so, (a) what is the process for accessing these concessions, (b) how long are such concessions provided, (c) how are released detainees informed of any transport concessions.

Mr Gentleman: The answer to the member’s question is as follows:

Yes. There are various opportunities for detainees to access public transport concessions on release from the Alexander Maconochie Centre (AMC).

a. There are various pathways to accessing public transport concessions on release from the AMC. ACT Corrective Services (ACTCS) staff advise detainees as to the most appropriate pathway to accessing public transport concessions, and where necessary assist in facilitating the process.

b. Depending on circumstance, detainees may access free bus tickets for up to 12 months following release from custody. In addition, clients that identify as


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