The New Zealand Infrastructure Commission/Te Waihanga has made a submission on the Government Procurement Rules consultation(external link).
In October New Zealand Government Procurement announced a consultation on extending the Government Procurement Rules.
The aim of the public consultation was to understand benefits, opportunities, and impacts of extending the Government Procurement Rules to more government entities in the New Zealand public sector.
Through the mandate provided by the New Zealand Infrastructure/Te Waihanga 2019 Act, Te Waihanga currently provides procurement and delivery advice to Public Service departments and agencies that are planning major projects with a total cost of ownership greater than $50 million.
Te Waihanga submission to the consulation process was made on 23 November 2020.