Revised Ministerial Directions for public construction procurement
On 1 July 2018 new principles and procedures replaced several former Ministerial Directions.
New versions of contracts for major and minor works
New August 2018 versions of standard form works contracts (major and minor forms) are available at Practitioners Toolkit - Standard form contracts.
Extended transition provisions for prequalified supplier registers and contracts
The closing date for notices under the transition provisions for precedent contracts and registers of prequalified suppliers has been extended to 31 December 2018.
Minimum rates of pay for tip truck owner drivers
We’ve created a fact sheet supporting the Government's Tip Truck Policy.
Cladding product restrictions
The refreshed standard form construction contracts now include clauses preventing the use of aluminium composite panels and expanded polystyrene on most government projects.
Reviewed 14 October 2019