Defence Professional Services Panel

Providence Consulting Group (Providence) is a professional management consultancy based in Canberra, Australia.  Providence focuses on returning value for money in the provision of high-level consulting services.  The Providence Team has many years experience in the delivery of end-to-end consultancy services widely within the Federal Government context and specifically within the Department of Defence.  Providence Consulting Group features a comprehensive team of management experts who can provide the full spectrum of business consulting services including:

Providence has developed a close, collegiate framework of industry specialists which enables the Providence Team to deliver all aspects of business consulting services.  The Providence Teaming Solution enhances the Providence delivery model through the formal engagement of our strategic partners for the delivery of legal and probity advice.  Providence has also formerly engaged other service delivery experts to ensure Providence’s capability to deliver the entire service requirement throughout Australia.  In our Teaming Solution, Providence retains contract and engagement responsibility while often proposing members from our trusted partner network for the delivery of consulting services.  Regardless of the resources delivering your support, the Providence Management Team will always be there to ensure high quality delivery and escalation to resolve any issues.

The Providence Solution also incorporates the application of Providence’s independently certified Integrated Management System, a library of project tools, templates and processes and the application of world leading practices and protocols.

The Providence Difference

With Providence, “Realising Benefits and Driving Accountability” is more than a tag line, it is the company ethos. We believe that through driving for and accepting accountability for the delivery of business and consulting solutions, Providence delivers excellent value for money, enabling our clients to realise true business benefits.

Rank 19 - Australian Defence Magazine Top 20 SMEsA significant differentiator between Providence and other top-line consulting firms is the capability, experience and leadership of our consultants. When compared to similar priced consultants, Providence consistently provides greater Value for Money. This value is reflected not only in our record of delivering on time, reducing or mitigating delivery and solution risk and exceeding client expectations, but also in our low consulting prices.

In years past, Providence has consistently out performed the majority of other SMEs in providing Defence Consulting services.  In 2012, Providence was named 19th ranked SME, (12th AS/NZ SME) in the provision of services to the Department of Defence.

Our Experience

The Providence Team, both the inherent Providence resources and resources of Providence teaming partners, has significant experience in the provision of high-end consulting services in support of the Commonwealth and specifically the Department of Defence.

The following case studies provide an overview of just some of the projects Providence has lead within the Department of Defence.

Project Synopsis – WMEProject Synopsis – ESPSProject Synopsis BSIP.

Further case studies and Project Synopses are available on our full web site.

The Providence Team has also had many years experience in providing services to portfolio agencies which provide services in support of National security.  Providence and Providence Team members have provided services to the Department of Defence, Department of Immigration and Citizenship, The Australian Customs and Border Protection Service and the Australian Federal Police.  Providence consultants have extensive experience in working in highly sensitive and secure environments and appreciate the importance of strict adherence to security classification and information management guidelines. In addition, all Providence consultants hold Defence security clearances, and Providence is a member of the Defence Industry Security Panel (DISP), which enables us to hit the ground running.

More Information

Our Sales and Delivery Executive, Mr Tim Byrne, is available to discuss your requirements and explore how Providence and the Providence Team can assist you in delivering your business benefits.  Tim can be contacted on

Further information on Providence’s capabilities can also be found by visiting our website at