Supply goods and services to government

This section has information for businesses on how to bid for government contracts, use Quotations and Tenders Online (QTOL) and understand more about the government's procurement rules and conditions.

Find out how local businesses can tender for and win government work. Read the Buy Local Plan.

  • Government procurement
    Find out the procurement process you need to follow when doing business with the Northern Territory Government.
  • Buy local plan
    The Buy Local Plan gives local businesses greater opportunity to tender for and win government work.
  • Procurement tiers
    Find out the tier values the Northern Territory Government uses for procurement.
  • Accreditations and registrations
    Local Territory business should register with Industry Capability Network (ICN) NT and the Contractor Accreditation Limited (CAL).
  • Marketing goods and services to government
    Find out how small and large businesses can successfully bid for Northern Territory (NT) work.
  • Market driven ideas
    If you are a business or not-for-profit organisation you can approach the government with a proposal even if it hasn’t been formally requested.
  • Support available for businesses
    Northern Territory business owners can attend free business workshops hosted by topic experts.
  • Tender with other businesses
    How to bid on government work with other businesses, including as a joint venture.
  • Bidding for government contracts
    How you can make a strong bid for government tenders and quotations.
  • Quotations and Tenders Online
    If you are a business you can register with Quotations and Tenders Online (QTOL). Once registered you can lodge quotations and tenders electronically, download documents, receive notifications and view future tender opportunities and awarded tenders.
  • Upcoming tenders and contracts
    Northern Territory Government's annual forecast of upcoming tenders and contracts.
  • How government procurement works
    The procurement framework is made up of the Procurement Act, procurement regulations, procurement code, procurement rules and procurement circulars.
  • Procurement rules
    Rules for government employees about purchasing goods and services on the Northern Territory Government's behalf.
  • Procurement code
    Information for suppliers about Northern Territory Government procurement codes.
  • Buy local industry advocate
    A buy local industry advocate is an independent link between local business and the Northern Territory Government.
  • Competitive tendering guidelines
    Submit pricing for Northern Territory Government tenders as a government-owned business, government agency or authority.
  • Aboriginal contracting framework
    Aboriginal contracting framework is currently being developed.
  • Terms and conditions
    Find out about conditions of contract, quotation and tendering when doing business with the Northern Territory Government.