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Inquiry into the management and oversight of the Perth Children’s Hospital project


Inquiry status:Past
Date commenced:29 Jun 2017
Tabling date:22 Mar 2018
Deadline for submissions:28 Jul 2017
Date Ended:22 Mar 2018
Committee:Public Accounts Committee
House:Legislative Assembly
Media Statements:No Media Statements released
Important Information:20170629 - Background to Inquiry - PCH Inquiry.pdf20170629 - Background to Inquiry - PCH Inquiry.pdf
Terms of Reference:The Committee will examine and report on the how the departments of Health and Treasury have managed the Perth Children’s Hospital project, with a focus on:

a) The effectiveness of the project’s overall governance structure in identifying and responding to risks;
b) The processes in place to provide assurances that materials and systems used on the project meet the required standards; and
c) The risks and benefits associated with granting practical completion.

Related Documents/Response to Questions on Notice:
DateTimeVenueOrganisationWitnessBroadcastTranscript
06 Sep 201708:45 AMLACO Meeting Room 2Building Commission and Worksafe
06 Sep 201710:05 AMLACO Meeting Room 2ChemCentre
13 Sep 201709:20 AMLACO Meeting Room 1CFMEU (WA)
13 Sep 201710:30 AMLACO Meeting Room 1WA Chief Health Officer
18 Sep 201709:15 AMLACO Meeting Room 1Department of Health
18 Sep 201711:00 AMLACO Meeting Room 1Plumbing Products Industry Group
18 Sep 201711:35 AMLACO Meeting Room 1Department of Premier and Cabinet
18 Sep 201701:15 PMLACO Meeting Room 1State Solicitor’s Office
18 Sep 201702:00 PMLACO Meeting Room 1Department of Finance Strategic Projects
22 Sep 201708:45 AMLACO Meeting Room 2Master Plumbers and Gasfitters Association
22 Sep 201709:25 AMLACO Meeting Room 2AMA (WA)
09 Oct 201712:15 PMLACO Meeting Room 2Department of Treasury
09 Oct 201701:30 PMLACO Meeting Room 2Turner & Townsend Thinc
09 Oct 201702:30 PMLACO Meeting Room 2Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety
13 Oct 201709:15 AMLACO Meeting Room 2John Holland Pty Ltd
18 Oct 201708:45 AMLACO Meeting Room 1State’s Representative
18 Oct 201710:00 AMLACO Meeting Room 1PricewaterhouseCoopers
30 Oct 201710:30 AMLACO Meeting Room 2Former PCH Taskforce member
Videos:
Tabling Comments:On 22 November 2017, the committee informed the Parliament that it has extended the reporting date out to Thursday, 22 March 2018.
Related Transcripts of Evidence:
Evidence by.. Mr Peter McCAFFERTY (Chief Executive Officer, ChemCentre) on 6 Sep 2017
Evidence by.. Mr Peter Gow (Building Commissioner, Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety), Mr Lex McCulloch (WorkSafe WA Commissioner, Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety), Mr Christopher Kirwin (Director, Industrial and Regional, WorkSafe WA, Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety) and Ms Sally North (Acting Director, Service Industries and Specialist Directorate, WorkSafe WA, Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety) on 6 Sep 2017
Evidence by.. Dr Tarun Weeramanthri (Chief Health Officer, Department of Health) on 13 Sep 2017
Evidence by.. Mr Doug Heath (Union Organiser, Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union, WA Branch), Mr Campbell McCullough Assistant Secretary, Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union, WA Branch) and Mr Robert Benkesser (Safety Officer, Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union, WA Branch) on 13 Sep 2017
Evidence by.. Mr Stuart Henry (Executive Director, Plumbing Products Industry Group Inc.) on 18 Sep 2017
Evidence by.. Mr Malcolm Bradshaw (Acting Deputy Director General, Department of the Premier and Cabinet) on 18 Sep 2017
Evidence by.. Dr David Russell-Weisz (Director General, Department of Health) Mrs Rebecca Brown (Deputy Director General, Department of Health) and Dr Robyn Lawrence (Chief Executive, Child and Adolescent Health Service; Perth Children's Hospital Commissioning) on 18 Sep 2017
Evidence by.. Mr Nicholas Egan (Acting State Solicitor, State Solicitor's Office) on 18 Sep 2017
Evidence by.. Mr Richard Mann (Executive Director, Strategic Projects, Department of Finance) on 18 Sep 2017
Evidence by.. Dr Omar Khorshid, President, Australian Medical Association (WA) on 22 Sep 2017
Evidence by.. Mr Murray Thomas (Chief Executive Officer, Master Plumbers and Gasfitters Association, WA) on 22 Sep 2017
Evidence by.. Mr Bradley Richardson (Director, Technical Advisory Team PCH, Turner and Townsend Thinc), Mr Cade Dawkins (Director, Project Management (WA), Turner and Townsend Thinc) on 9 Oct 2017
Evidence by.. Mr David SMITH (Director General, Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety) on 9 Oct 2017
Evidence by.. Mr Michael Barnes (Under Treasurer, Department of Treasury), Mr Alistair Jones (Executive Director, Strategic Policy and Evaluation, Department of Treasury), Mr Stefanos Toutountzis (Director, Performance and Evaluation, Department of Treasury) on 9 Oct 2017
Evidence by.. Mr Lindsay Albonico (WA Regional Manager, John Holland) on 13 Oct 2017
Evidence by.. Ms Tricia TEBBUTT (Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers), Mrs Tanya WEST (Director of IPMO Services to PCH, PricewaterhouseCoopers) on 18 Oct 2017
Evidence by.. Mr John HAMILTON (Ex–Principal Project Director, Perth Children’s Hospital) on 18 Oct 2017
Evidence by.. Ms Lynette GENONI (Former Executive Director, Policy, Department of the Premier and Cabinet; Member of PCH Taskforce) on 30 Oct 2017