Developers must follow Hunter Water's Procurement Guidelines for Developer Delivered Infrastructure when delivering assets approved for repayment of costs under our Funding and Delivery of Growth Infrastructure Standard to ensure that we repay reasonable and efficient costs of new infrastructure. The guidelines provide principle-based instructions to follow that relate to approved Developer delivered infrastructure.
The overarching purpose of the guidelines is to ensure both probity and value for money are achieved for both our customers and stakeholders. In achieving this we are committed to:
- Engaging suppliers who are ethical, and who maintain the highest standards of health and safety
- Ensuring competitive local businesses and industries are given full, fair and reasonable opportunities to participate in the supply chain for Developer delivered infrastructure and
- Dealing only with suppliers who are appropriately qualified, deliver value for money and aim to promote sustainable practices.
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