Nominate now for the 2021 Buy Queensland Supplier Awards
The 2021 Buy Queensland Supplier Awards recognise Queensland businesses that supply to the Queensland Government and are contributing to a strong Queensland economy, creating jobs and meeting diversity and social objectives.
Nominations close on 8 September 2021 but please don't wait until then to nominate.
We'd like Queensland businesses to nominate now, as we are also recognising select eligible suppliers in August and post November 2021 with a Buy Queensland shout out published on our website and social media. Find out more at qld.gov.au/buyqueensland.
Forward Procurement Pipeline
We've launched interactive Forward Procurement Pipeline dashboard. It may take a few seconds to load depending on your Internet connection and your device. Quick user guide video is available on YouTube
Project Bank Accounts replaced by new trust account framework
More information about trust accounts, including transitioning to the new framework and guidance material is available on the QBCC website.
Covid-19 Supplier Portal
Supporting business during the COVID-19 recovery period by connecting buyers with suppliers. For more information please click here.
Supplier Registration is quick and easy - Register Here today! User Guide
Tender Notifications via email
You can receive emails about new tender opportunities, tailoring them to your industry and location. If you didn’t do this when you first registered, you can easily do it now. Simply refer to the instructions in FAQ no. 5 on the FAQs page
Queensland Government Procurement Strategy
Our new approach to purchasing puts the creation of quality Queensland jobs as a first priority. For more information please click here.
Are you a small business?
Online tendering resources are available on the business and industry portal to help you compete to supply government with goods and services. Materials include guides for developing competitive tenders and how to understand the process of supplying to government.
Find out more by going to the Queensland Government’s Business & Industry portal.
Under the previous contract disclosure guideline, prior to 1 July 2019, agencies may have disclosed transactional data and/or contract information on the Queensland Contracts Directory. From 1 July 2019, agencies are moving to just publish contract information which will be available through the Queensland Government Open Data Portal.
Frequently Asked Questions
Check out the FAQs page for some handy hints on using QTenders.
Our system is compatible with Microsoft Edge and Google Chrome. Please refer to Q03. Web browser compatibility for more details.
The times presented in this website are based on Queensland AEST - without daylight saving.
Agency Tender Managers - Is your Tender Closing at 5pm?
Consider closing your tenders at 10am on Monday morning. Tenders closing at 5pm on a Friday, will not have any QTenders support after 5pm if offerors experience any problems uploading their offers. Generally, no tender evaluations take place over the weekend.
Extending the closing time to Monday morning allows the offerors more time to respond if required and allows time to remedy any operational problems - without impacting the agency evaluations. It also ensures agencies receive the most complete offers, while still allowing the QTenders’ team time to deal with any last-minute issues.