Tendering and Purchasing

From time to time the Department of the House of Representatives (DHR) will advertise details of tenders/expression of interest in the press for contracts within the Department. This area lists the latest available requests and gives the ability to download all or part of the relevant documentation.

Current Opportunities

Request for Tender DHR 01/2015—Provision of Internal Audit Services


The Department of the House of Representatives (DHR) is seeking Tenders for the provision of internal audit services.

The DHR requires a Consultant with extensive experience in performing financial, information technology, compliance and performance audits in the public sector, to develop and implement the DHR internal audit program in line with current best practice requirements.

The principal requirement of the Consultant will be to conduct high quality audits, and to provide professional advice on an as required basis, as directed by the DHR Audit Committee or the Clerk of the House.

The DHR is seeking to enter into a three (3) year contract with the successful tenderer from April 2015, with the option to extend for a further two (2), single year periods at the discretion of DHR.

Interested parties are invited to:

(i) register for the Tender by emailing the DHR Contact Person with the contact information requested in the registration section below; and then

(ii) download the documentation for this RFT, which is available from the tender documentation section below.

The closing date and time for Tender submissions is 3.00 PM (Canberra Local Time) on Friday, 27 March 2015.


A Tenderer may, at any time before the closing date, give notice to the DHR Contact Person specifying:

a) that it intends to submit a Tender; and

(b) its contact details for the purposes of this Tender.

DHR will include the name of that Tenderer and its contact details in a register of Tenderers.

If you wish to register for this Tender please provide the following information to the DHR Contact Person: 

Tender reference (RFT DHR 01/2015)
Company name
Contact person
Telephone number
Fax number
Mobile number
Email address
Street address
Postal address (for correspondence)

Only Tenderers who have registered with the DHR will be directly advised of any alteration, correction or notice in relation to this Tender. However, all alterations, corrections and notices will be available on this Website and from the Contact Person.

Tenderers who have registered and downloaded the RFT documentation will be notified by DHR via email of any Addenda issued.

Tender documentation