Advertising of Tenders
Council’s invitation to tenderers must allow at least 21 days after the day of publication of the advertisement for the submission of tenders.
Public invitations to offer (tenders) may be advertised via any of the following methods:
- CHRC website
- Online advertising/or print newspaper
The invitation to offer document will contain details on the required method for responding.
Evaluation of tender will be in accordance with the requirements of the Local Government Act 2009 and other applicable Legislative Requirements.
The Local Government Act 2009 requires Council to have regard to the following Sound Contracting Principles:
- Value for money
- Open and Effective Competition
- Development of Competitive Local Business and Industry
- Environmental Protection
- Ethical Behaviour and Fair Dealing
Local content criteria is utilised to encourage suppliers to utilise local subcontractors and other support services by external contractors.