Procurement & Contracting

Selling to Defence

Defence is keen to support businesses of all sizes right across Australia, including regional and remote areas, and overseas. Defence is a large potential market for many types of business. As a potential supplier to Defence you need to know how procurement is undertaken, how to find business opportunities, how to compete to win and how to find assistance and available services.

Contracting with Defence

Before you can supply goods and services, you must first familiarise yourself with the appropriate Defence procurement policies and guidelines. Policy documents, tendering and contracting templates and general information have been made available to industry to assist when tendering for work and entering into a contractual arrangement with Defence.

ASDEFCON and Defence Procurement Review

On 4 December 2020, the Hon Melissa Price, Minister for Defence Industry issued a Terms of Reference for the Australian Standard for Defence Contracting (ASDEFCON) and Defence Procurement Review, media release available here. If you wish to participate in the ASDEFCON and Defence Procurement Review, please refer to here.