Publications

Building and Construction / Roads and Bridges Procurement

Guidelines for Tender Evaluation using Weighted Criteria for Building Works and Services

Guidelines providing for a consistent approach for all government major building works and services tenders that utilise the weighted criteria method for tender assessment.

  Guidelines on Tender Evaluation using Weighted Criteria for Building Works and Services   (277Kb)


 

Guide to Inclusions in Building and Construction Tender Documentation

A guide to appropriate inclusions in procurement documentation for building and construction procurement.

  Guide to Inclusions in Building and Construction Tender Documentation   (289Kb)


 

National Code of Practice for the Construction Industry 1997

National Code of Practice for the Construction Industry (link to APCC documentation).


 


 

Tasmanian Annexure to the National Code of Practice for the Construction Industry

Tasmanian Annexure to the National Code of Practice for the Construction Industry.

  Tasmanian Annexure to the National Code of Practice for the Construction Industry   (46Kb)


 

PPM - Best Practice for the Engagement of Consultants

A practice manual relating to the engagement of consultants.  It forms part of the Procurement Practices Manual. 

  PPM Best Practice for the Engagement of Consultants   (464Kb)


 

PPM - Best Practice for the Maintenance of Building Assets

A practice manual for the maintenance of building assets. It forms part of the Procurement Practices Manual.   

  PPM Best Practice for the Maintenance of Building Assets   (486Kb)


 

PPM - Contract Documentation, Delegation and Risk

A practice manual providing information on contract documentation, delegation and risk for building and construction procurement. Contract Documentation, Delegation and Risk. It forms part of the Procurement Practices Manual. 

  PPM Contract Documentation Delegation and Risk   (463Kb)


 

Buy Local Policy

Buy Local Policy

Policy document which details the Government's Buy Local Policy.

  Buy Local Policy   (398Kb)


 

Buy Local Policy - A Guide for Government Agencies

A guide on the requirements specific to the application of the Buy Local Policy for agencies.

    Buy Local Policy - A Guide for Government Agencies   (392Kb)


 

Tasmanian Industry Impact and Participation Policy and Guides

A guide on the requirements of the Tasmanian Industry Impact and Participation Policy.    

  Tasmanian Industry Impact and Participation Policy and Guides   (406Kb)


 

Complaints

Complaints Brochure

A brochure outlining the mandatory procurement complaints process that agencies can provide to suppliers during the procurement process or when queries arise.

  Got a Complaint? Brochure   (55Kb)


 

Confidentiality Policy

Crown Contracts Confidentiality Policy

A guideline setting out the requirements of the Crown Contracts Confidentiality Policy in relation to all contracts entered into between the Crown and any other party.

  Crown Contracts Confidentiality Policy   (327Kb)


 

Guidelines for determining requests for confidentiality

Guidelines to assist Heads of Agencies determine requests for confidentiality in accordance with the Crown Contracts Confidentiality Policy. 

  Guideline for determining requests for confidentiality   (331Kb)


 

Crown Contracts Confidentiality Policy - Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions in relation to the application of the Crown Contracts Confidentiality Policy.

  Crown Contracts Confidentiality Policy - Answers to frequently asked questions   (94Kb)


 

Direct / limited submission sourcing - Contract Extensions

Guidelines for Direct/Limited Submission Sourcing and TI 1115 Contract Extensions

Guidelines to assist Heads of Agencies make determinations in regard to direct /limited submission sourcing and contract extensions under TI 1115 (4).     

  Guidelines for Direct Limited Submission Sourcing and TI 1115 Contract Extensions   (354Kb)

 

Disposal

Disposal of Government Assets - Tasmanian Government Agencies

A publication setting out the Government's requirements in relation to Disposal of Government Assets.

  Disposal of Government Assets - Tasmanian Government Agencies   (473Kb)


 

Free Trade Agreements

Free Trade Agreements Guideline

A guideline setting out procurement requirements  that must be met when a procurement is impacted by free trade agreements. These are to be applied in addition to the normal Tasmanian Government procurement requirements.

  Free Trade Agreements Guideline   (453Kb)


 

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions on Free Trade Agreements

Frequently asked questions and their answers in relation to procurement implications of various free trade agreements.

  Free Trade Agreements - Answers to Frequently Asked Questions   (93Kb)


 

Goods and Services Procurement

A Guide for Government Buyers

An overview of the policies and procedures that agencies must follow when purchasing goods and services. It should be read in conjunction with the Treasurer's Instructions and the information contained on this website.

  Purchasing Goods and Services - A Guide for Government Buyers   (762Kb)


 

Good Practice Guide for Evaluating Fees for the Engagement and Use of Consultants and Contractors

A guide to assist in the evaluating of fees when engaging contractors and consultants. This should be referred to prior to seeking quotes or tenders. 

  Evaluating fees for the engagement and use of consultants and contractors   (287Kb)

 

Insurance

Contract Works and Legal Liability Insurance Rates

The current Contract Works and Legal Liability Insurance Rates.

    Contract Works and Legal Liability Insurance Rates 2017-2018   (109Kb)

 

Guidelines for Professional Indemnity and Public Liability Insurance

Guidelines to assist government agencies determine the type and level of insurance which may be appropriate to the services they require from consultants in the building and construction industry. 

  Guidelines PI and PL Insurance for Building and Construction and Maintenance Services-Consultants   (257Kb)


 

Miscellaneous policies of general application

Recording Conflict of Interest Declarations - Guidelines for Agencies

Guidelines to assist agencies comply with requirements regarding the recording of conflict of interest declarations in relation to procurement activities.   

  Recording Conflict of Interest - Declaration Guidelines for Agencies   (297Kb)

 

Tasmanian Wood Encouragement Policy

The Department of State Growth's Tasmanian Wood Encouragement Policy.

  Tasmanian Wood Encouragement Policy   (591Kb)


 

Prequalification

Consultant and Contractor Quality Assurance Manual

A manual for registered approved auditors required to certify that building consultants and contractors have met Treasury's second party quality assurance certification requirements.  This manual is currently under review and not available. 

 

Probity

Probity Guidelines

Guidelines to assist agencies ensure probity within the procurement process.  

  Probity Guidelines for Procurement   (325Kb)

 

Profiling

Procurement Profiling - A Guide for Agencies

Guidelines to assist agencies in compiling a procurement profile to support the development of appropriate procurement strategies.  

  Procurement Profiling - A Guide for Agencies   (262Kb)


 

Reporting

Procurement Annual Reporting Guide For Tasmanian Budget Agencies

Guidelines to assist agencies in complying with the procurement reporting requirements of the Treasurer's Instructions.

  Procurement Annual Reporting Guide for Tasmanian Budget Agencies   (413Kb)

 

Value for money

How to Assess Value for Money

Guidelines on achieving value for money purchasing outcomes.

  How to Assess Value for Money   (508Kb)

 

Unsolicited Proposals

Unsolicited Proposals Policy and Guidelines

Application and assessment information for unsolicited proposals to Government.

  Unsolicited Proposals Policy and Guidelines   (585Kb)

 

Vehicles and drivers

Drivers' Responsibilities

Information on the responsibilities of driver of Government vehicles.

  Drivers' Responsibilities   (281Kb)


 

Government Vehicle Emissions Policy - Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions relating to the Government's vehicle emissions policy.

  Government Vehicle Emissions Policy - Frequently Asked Questions   (181Kb)


 

Government Vehicles - Fleet Management Handbook

A handbook specifying the services to be provided under the Fleet Management Agreement differentiating between the responsibilities of the Contract Manager, Agencies and those of the Government's fleet manager.    

  Tasmanian Government Fleet Management Handbook   (386Kb)
 

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