Acronyms for goods and services

This list of acronyms relates to terms appearing in the goods and services supply policies and guides.

Acronym Title
ABS Australian Bureau of Statistics
AO Accountable Officer
APCC Australian Procurement and Construction Council
CMPS Contract Management Planning Strategy
BAFO Best and Final Offer
CPS Contracts Publishing System
CPO Chief Procurement Officer
DET Department of Education and Training
DHHS Department of Health & Human Services
DJR Department of Justice and Regulation
DEDJTR Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
DPC Department of Premier and Cabinet
DELWP Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
DTF Department of Treasury and Finance
EOI Expression of Interest
FMA Financial Management Act 1994
FOI Freedom of information
HVHR High Value, High Risk
IPU Internal Purchasing Unit
ICN (Vic) Industrial Capability Network (Victoria) Limited
ICT Information and Communications Technology
ITS Invitation to Supply
KPI Key Performance Indicator
MOU Memorandum of Understanding
PAP Procurement Activity Plan
PROV Public Records Office of Victoria
RFP Request for Proposal
RFI Request for Information
RFQ Request for Quote
RFT Request for Tender
RTO Registered Training Organisation
ROI Registration of Interest
SEPC Sole Entity Purchase Contacts
SME Small to Medium Enterprise
SPC State Purchase Contract
VFM Value for Money
VGPB Victorian Government Purchasing Board
VicPol Victoria Police (Office of the Chief Commissioner of Police)
VIPP Victorian Industry Participation Policy
VMIA Victorian Managed Insurance Authority
VRQA Victorian Registration and Qualifications Authority
WoL Whole of Life
WoVG Whole of Victorian Government

Reviewed 06 November 2019

Buying for Victoria