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Local Government (General) Regulation 2005
Current version for 1 July 2019 to date (accessed 18 September 2019 at 23:21)
167 Open tendering
(1) A council that decides to use the open tendering method for a proposed contract must publish an advertisement in the relevant newspapers inviting tenders for the proposed contract.(2) The advertisement must:(a) express the purpose of the proposed contract, and(b) give details of where and when tender documents relating to the proposed contract can be obtained and the purchase price of those documents, and(c) specify the name of a person to whom requests for information concerning the proposed contract may be addressed and how the person can be contacted, and(d) invite any person willing to fulfil the requirements of the proposed contract to submit a tender to the council by the deadline specified in the advertisement.The deadline must be a specified time on a date that is at least 21 days after the date of publication or first publication of the advertisement.(3) The tender documents relating to the proposed contract must comply with clause 170.