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Tenders and Expressions of Interest (EOI)

Council conducts an open tendering process for purchasing activities as required by Council policy and in accordance with the City of Hobart  Code for Tenders and Contracts.

On 21 November 2016, Council amended its Code.  The new Code will apply to all tenders commenced after this date. A copy of the new Code can be obtained through the following link:
 Code for Tenders and Contracts

As per section 23(2) of the Local Government (General) Regulations 2015, Council is to publicly invite tenders by one of the following:

  • an open tender; or 
  • a multi-use register (panel of providers);or
  • a multi-stage tender.

All public tenders for expenditure greater than $250,000 are advertised in the Wednesday or Saturday edition of the Hobart Mercury newspaper in the Tenders section. Generally public tenders remain open for a minimum period of 14 days.

Details of current open tenders and access to Council's electronic tendering facility can be found at the TenderLink website 

Further information regarding Tendering can be obtained by contacting the City's Central Procurement Team on (03) 6238 2163 or email coh@hobartcity.com.au

All tenders initiated prior to 21 November 2016 are governed under previous versions of the Code, a copy of which can be made available upon request through the City's Central Procurement Team.

Customer Service Centre

16 Elizabeth St, Hobart
Office Hours: Mon–Fri 8.15am–5.15pm
Telephone (03) 6238 2711
Email coh@hobartcity.com.au

Postal address

Town Hall, Macquarie St
GPO Box 503
Hobart Tasmania 7001