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Development Procurement Pipeline

The following list of projects being planned is provided for planning purposes only. It does not represent a solicitation or constitute a request for proposal, nor is it a commitment to procure any described services. The scale, scope and focus of any proposed project may change at any time and is subject to formal approval by the Australian and partner Governments. This information is subject to delays, revision or cancellation. Please email Procurement-Foreign-Assistance@dfat.gov.au if you have any questions.

All major DFAT development procurements, and our Annual Procurement Plan, are advertised on AusTender. The Annual Procurement Plan includes DFAT’s development and non-development procurements.

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As at 22 February 2024

DFAT-302: Samoa Parliament Legislative Assembly Office Construction Project

The shortlisted organisations are (in alphabetical order): Manteena Security, Reeves International, and The Fletcher Construction Company. The request for tender was released to shortlisted organisations on AusTender and closes on 12 March 2024.

DFAT-1000: Pacific Australia Labour Mobility (PALM) Scheme Support Facility

The request for expressions of interest was released on AusTender and closes on 4 March 2024.

DFAT-1001: Australia-Pacific Partnerships for Aviation (formerly the Sustainable Pacific Aviation Program)

The shortlisted organisations and their points of contact for this procurement are (in alphabetical order): Adam Smith International (henry.severs@adamsmithinternational.com), Deloitte (jesinclair@deloitte.com.au), DT Global (joanna.hall@dt-global.com), Ernst & Young (kylie.sterling@au.ey.com), GHD (therese.faulkner@ghd.com), Palladium (rebecca.worner@thepalladiumgroup.com), and Tetra Tech (paul.reddel@tetratech.com). The request for tender to shortlisted organisations closed on 2 February 2024 and responses are being evaluated.  

DFAT-1002: Climate Resilient Communities Support Unit

The shortlisted organisations and their points of contact for this procurement are (in alphabetical order): Abt Associates (iain.smith@abtassoc.com.au), Adam Smith International (Henry.Severs@AdamSmithInternational.com), DT Global (joanna.hall@dt-global.com), Ernst & Young (rob.nicol@au.ey.com), GHD (jane.papasergio@ghd.com), Palladium (laura.grubb@thepalladiumgroup.com), and Tetra Tech (Stephen.Frano@tetratech.com). The request for tender was released to shortlisted organisations on AusTender and closes on 15 March 2024.

DFAT-1003: Australia Awards Global Support Mechanism

The shortlisted organisations for Part A and their points of contact for this procurement are (in alphabetical order): Abt Associates (sebastian.sabogal@abtassoc.com.au), Palladium (engagement.apac@thepalladiumgroup.com), and Tetra Tech (Vicki.Vaartjes@tetratech.com). The shortlisted organisations for Part B and their points of contact for this procurement are (in alphabetical order): Alinea (ryan.cross@alineainternational.com), Association of Commonwealth Universities (henrik.boejen@acu.ac.uk), The Australian Council for Educational Research ( daniel.edwards@acer.org), and The BUSY Group (Rodney.Martin@busyatwork.com.au). DFAT anticipates releasing the request for tenders to shortlisted organisations for Part A and Part B in March 2024.

DFAT-1004: Australia-Vietnam Partnership for Economic Growth

 The shortlisted organisations for the Australia-Vietnam Partnership for Economic Growth (Aus4Growth) and their points of contact for this procurement are (in alphabetical order): Boston Consulting (Tan.Sekloong@bcg.com), Deloitte (jesinclair@deloitte.com.au), DT Global (Joanna.Hall@dt-global.com) , Ernst & Young (Rob.Nicol@au.ey.com), SMEC (Corin.Mitchell@smec.com), and Tetra Tech (Danura.Miriyagalla@tetratech.com). DFAT anticipates releasing the request for tender to shortlisted organisations in late February or early March 2024.

DFAT-1005: Australia Assists

The request for tender closed on 5 February 2024 and responses are being evaluated.

DFAT-1006: Southeast Asia Gender-based Violence Prevention Platform

The shortlisted organisations for the Incubator role and their points of contact for this procurement are (in alphabetical order): Abt Associates (poroma.kanya@abtassoc.com.au), Alinea (ryan.cross@alineainternational.com), Cowater (alex.zdravkovic@cowater.com), Deloitte (korr@deloitte.com.au), DT Global (joanna.hall@dt-global.com), and Tetra Tech (vicki.vaartjes@tetratech.com). The shortlisted organisations for the Technical Partner role and their points of contact for this procurement are (in alphabetical order): CARE Australia (Sharon.sieley@care.org.au), Cowater (alex.zdravkovic@cowater.com), Plan International (ano.businessdevelopment@plan.org.au), Proteus Fund (k.durand@prevention-collaborative.org), and George Washington University (osr@gwu.edu). The request for tender was released to shortlisted organisations on AusTender and closes on 7 March 2024.

DFAT-1007: Fiji Program Support Platform

The request for expressions of interest was released on AusTender and closes on 27 February 2024.

DFAT-1010: Philippines Social Protection, Inclusion and Gender equality (SPRING)

The shortlisted organisations and their points of contact for this procurement are (in alphabetical order): Abt Associates (Rosemary.Dent@abtassoc.com.au); Cowater (Alex.Zdravkovic@cowater.com); Plan International (ano.businessdevelopment@plan.org.au) and Tetra Tech (Nelson.Salangsang@tetratech.com). DFAT anticipates releasing the request for tender to shortlisted organisations in March 2024.

DFAT-1011: Philippines Education Quality for Inclusive Prosperity (EQuIP)

DFAT anticipates approaching the market through a two-step procurement process to be advertised on AusTender in 2024.

DFAT-1013: Vanuatu Australia Infrastructure for Development Program (VAI4D)

The shortlisted organisations and their points of contact for this procurement are (in alphabetical order): Adam Smith International (Henry.Severs@AdamSmithInternational.com), Beca International Consultants (daniel.foley@beca.com), GHD (paul.verwoert@ghd.com), Palladium (ben.mackey@thepalladiumgroup.com), and Tetra Tech (paul.reddel@tetratech.com). DFAT anticipates releasing the request for tender to shortlisted organisations in February 2024.

DFAT-1015: Humanitarian Logistics Capability

DFAT anticipates approaching the market through a two-step procurement process to be advertised on AusTender in early 2024.

DFAT-1016: Indonesia Climate and Infrastructure Partnership Hub

The shortlisted organisations and their points of contact for this procurement are (in alphabetical order): Abt Associates (sebastian.sabogal@abtassoc.com.au), Adam Smith International (Henry.Severs@adamsmithinternational.com), Alinea (ryan.cross@alineainternational.com), Cowater (alex.zdravkovic@cowater.com), Deloitte (smoses@deloitte.com.au), DT Global (joanna.hall@dt-global.com), Oxford Policy Management (dee.hartvigsen@opml.co.uk), Palladium (matt.spannagle@thepalladiumgroup.com), Tetra Tech (Stephen.Frano@tetratech.com). DFAT anticipates releasing the request for tender to shortlisted organisations in March 2024.

DFAT-1017: Aviation Australia Flight Panel

The request for tender closed on 31 January 2024 and responses are being evaluated.

DFAT-1018: Indo-Pacific Media Development Fund

DFAT anticipates approaching the market through a one-step Request for Tender to be advertised on AusTender in February 2024.

DFAT-1020: Raña Tsimorum (Look after your life) Health Program (Nauru)

DFAT anticipates approaching the market through a two-step procurement process to be advertised on AusTender in March 2024.

DFAT-1021: Vanuatu Australia Policing and Justice Program

DFAT anticipates approaching the market through a two-step procurement process to be advertised on AusTender in February 2024.

DFAT-1024: Support Unit for the Cable Connectivity and Resilience Centre

The request for expressions of interest was released on AusTender and closes on 27 March 2024.

DFAT-1025: Australia APEC Services and Structural Reform

The Request for Tender was released on AusTender and closes on 3 April 2024.

DFAT-1027: Australia Indonesia Partnership for Justice

DFAT anticipates approaching the market through a two-step procurement process to be advertised on AusTender in February 2024.

DFAT-1029: Support Unit for the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework for Prosperity Fund: for Technical Assistance and Economic Cooperation (IFTAEC)

DFAT anticipates approaching the market through a two-step procurement process to be advertised on AusTender in February 2024.

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