Key information for agencies
Key guidance for agencies has been sorted under the following headings.
Procurement principles, Mandatory Rules for Procurement, Government procurement requirements, Statutes related to contracting.
The Government Rules of Sourcing represent the government’s standards of good practice for procurement planning, approaching the market and contracting.
The new Government Rules of Sourcing replace the Mandatory Rules of Procurement by Departments (2006).
Emergency procurement, Getting started, Procurement planning, Good procurement practice, Sustainable procurement, Category specific procurement.
Standards and ethics, use of public funds, related guidance.
In a genuine emergency, agencies may be permitted to forego routine procurement procedures for goods or services that are urgently required to provide emergency assistance or relief.
This page provides guidance on the requirement for agencies to consult with the New Zealand Geospatial Office when procuring location-based information or services.