Base Services Transformation Program

The Base Services Transformation Program is redesigning Defence base service contracts for tender.

Defence industry businesses are encouraged to refer back to this page for updates.


The Base Services Transformation Program aims to redesign Defence base service contracts in order to:

  • Sustain capability and be able to flex to changing government and organisational priorities.
  • Provide services consistent with what is more broadly available across the community.
  • Improve engagement between the Defence workforce and base service providers.

Information for industry

Business and Industry partners are invited to attend Base Services Transformation program information sessions and view updates. Information sessions and updates will be published on this page.

Location Date and time Event
Recording of industry webinar 2pm, 19 October 2022 Industry webinar including Q&A session
Base Services Transformation Video October 2022 See how base services enable Defence to achieve its mission on behalf of the Australian people.
Recording August 2022 New update for Base Services Transformation Program
Recording June 2022 Update for Industry on the Base Services Transformation Program

Request for Proposal

The Request for Proposal (RFP) was released via AusTender on 5 October 2022 and closed on 16 December 2022 . The RFP documents are provided for reference only.

Addendum notices (PDF, 1.8 MB) Covering letter and document map (PDF, 128.76 KB) Part 1 - Conditions of Proposal (PDF, 649.3 KB) Part 2 - Statement of Expectation (PDF, 2.33 MB) Part 3 - Commercial Framework (PDF, 6.02 MB)

Short-listed organisations

The short-listed organisations were successful respondents to the RFP released via AusTender (RFP/SEG/BSTP/2022/01). These organisations will be invited to participate in Stage 2 RFT procurement.

The purpose of providing the contact details of the short-listed organisations is to facilitate the establishment of connections and potential teaming/sub-contracting arrangements amongst industry partners for delivery of future base services.

There is no guarantee that short-listed organisations will be successful in Stage 2 RFT procurement to deliver base services. Parties that approach any organisations on this list do so at their own risk, cost, and discretion.

Organisations short-listed under the Request for Proposal for Base Services (PDF, 66.07 KB)

Program timeline

Network contact list

The Network Contact List is available to facilitate the establishment of networks amongst industry participants for any future procurement for base services.

Any interested parties can request the opportunity to be included on the Network Contact List, including organisations not shortlisted from the RFP process. Submit request to

Refer back to this page for the latest version of the Network Contact List.

Base Services Transformation - Network Contact List (PDF, 1.01 MB)