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Information and Documents for Contractors


DPTI has developed a number of prequalification systems to ensure that contractors who provide goods, services and construction to DPTI have the appropriate capacity and capability. Click Here for further information.


The department has also implemented a number of panel contracts for frequent, low value purchases. Click here for further information.

DPTI Contract and Tender Documents

Conditions of Tendering and Request for Tender Templates

DPTI Conditions of Contract

DPTI Master Specification for Transport Infrastructure

Building Tender & Contract Documents

Example Tender Forms & Schedules

General Information for Contracts

Example DPTI Contractual Templates & Pro-formas

DPTI Guidelines for the Evaluation of Tenders

Principal Arranged Insurance

Current Tenders and Awarded Contracts

National Infrastructure Construction Schedule

Work Health and Safety (WHS) in Contracts

White Ribbon Accreditation

Contractor Training - Environmental Management and Workzone Traffic Management

Subcontractor Policy

Performance Rating of Contractor and Site Administration Team

Works on Roads by Other Organisations

Information for Building Contracts

Information concerning non-residential building projects, including the future tender program for government projects, has now been moved to here .

Asset and Contract Documents
Includes information, forms and templates for document registration along with SAMIS CAD drawing templates.

Building Standard Drawings and Building Technical Guidelines can be accessed from the Building Project Information Management System (BPIMS). Information concerning BPIMS and advice on how to access the system is located here .

The SA Government Code of Practice for the Construction Industry applies to construction tenders called by DPTI.  Click Here for a copy of the code.

DPTI Technical Standards and Guidelines

Road, Rail & Marine

Access Road, Rail & Marine Standards and Guidelines

CAD Support Files
Marine Facilities
Major Structures
Road and Traffic Management (includes DPTI Operational Instructions)

Public Transport

Access Public Transport Technical Information

Materials Technology

Access Materials Technology

Calibration Procedures
Test Procedures
Technical Notes
Process Control

Industry Participation

Access Economic Contribution Test and Industry Participation Plan

Please note: the Workforce Participation in Government Construction Policy requirements are now embedded in the IPP”.