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Supply of Large Air Tanker Aircraft & Management, Operation, Maintenance and Support of LAT Aircraft - RFT2018-036

RFT ID RFT2018-036
RFT Type Open Tenders
Published 28-Dec-2018
Closes 7-Feb-2019 10:00am
Covered Procurement Yes
Category (based on UNSPSC)
25111702 - Aircraft carriers
Agency NSW Rural Fire Service

Contact Person
Contracts Officer
Phone: 8741 5555

Tender Details


NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS)  in this Request for Tender (RFT) 2018-036 seeks tenders from qualified Suppliers to supply NSW RFS:


(A) a Large Air Tanker (LAT) aircraft; and


(B) the subsequent ongoing management, operation, maintenance and support of LAT within NSW.



NSW Regions: Far North Coast, Mid North Coast, New England, Central Coast, Hunter, Cumberland/Prospect, Nepean, Northern Sydney, Inner West, South East Sydney, South West Sydney, Central West, Orana/Far West, Riverina/Murray, Illawarra, Southern Highlands
States and Territories: ACT, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA

RFT Type

Open Tenders - An invitation to tender by public advertisement with no restriction placed on who may tender. Tenderers will normally be required to demonstrate in their tender that they have the necessary skills, resources, experience, financial capacity, and in some cases licences, accreditations, etc., to fulfil the tender requirements.

Additional Details / Instructions

Attachment 8 - LAT RFT - Response Schedule is attached as Addendum 1 which forms the complete RFT package for this tender

Covered Procurement Details

This opportunity may be subject to one or more of the following international procurement agreements which contain provisions regarding government procurement:

• Australia – United States Free Trade Agreement

• Australia – Chile Free Trade Agreement

• Korea – Australia Free Trade Agreement

• Japan – Australia Economic Partnership Agreement

• Singapore – Australia Free Trade Agreement

Multi Agency Access