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Advertising and market research

Under section 311A of the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918, PM&C is required to disclose payments of $13,000 or more (inclusive of GST) for advertising and market research.

PM&C did not conduct advertising campaigns during 2018–19.

Table 3.27 Advertising and market research expenditure per vendor, 2018–19

Firm

Service provided

2018–19 payments made in $ (not incl. GST)

2018–19 payments made in $ (incl. GST)

Mediabrands Australia Pty Ltd Universal McCann

Recruitment services

85,681

94,249

State funeral newspaper notices for the Hon Bob Hawke AC, the Hon Dr John Herron AO and the Hon Gordon Scholes AO.

23,771

26,148

Australian Public Service Commission

Recruitment services.

39,090

42,999

Newgate Communications Pty Ltd

Community Sentiment Research Project, including analysis of public opinion on government data sharing an release of legislation.

290,130

319,143

Orima Research Pty Ltd

State of the Service Survey.

66,873

75,560

The Social Research Centre Pty Ltd

Citizen Survey: Research to reach a wider audience group through the use of mixed approaches (phone, internet) to ask about service delivery experience.

54,581

60,039

University of Canberra

Citizen Survey: Research to gain a richer understanding of service delivery in different geographical locations.

206,620

227,281