New Travel Accommodation Arrangement

The Department of Finance, on behalf of the Commonwealth, has reappointed AOT Hotels Ltd as the sole provider of accommodation program management services for the next three years, with options to extend for a further three years.

Compared to the previous contract, the new contract provides:

  • a wider selection of accommodation inventory delivery channels
  • the inclusion of optional discounted international accommodation
  • integration with the online booking system of the government’s Travel Management Company.

Use of this arrangement is mandatory for all Non-corporate Commonwealth Entities subject to the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013 External link icon.

Corporate Commonwealth Entities can opt in to the APM arrangement with the agreement of Finance.

The new APM arrangement formally commences on 2 October 2017.

Last updated: 17 August 2017