The Specification Services unit is part of the DoI Civil Services Division. Its main function is to provide strategic advice and support in the development and maintenance of specification and documentation systems for construction, maintenance, service, supply and consultancies for the Northern Territory Government.
Supplementary information for buildigs specifications is available via the links below;
Supplementary information for Small Building Works (zip folder 2Mb)
Supplementary information for NATSPEC Basic (Major building works) (zip folder 1.2 Mb)
Standard Specifications and Supplementary Information zip folders are available through the links below:
The Supplementary Information zip folders contain;
- Project Specific Requirements (PSRs),
- Schedules of Hold and Witness Points,
- Overview of Updates (formerly Commentary),
- Project Check Lists (PCL)
|Roads||Buildings||Power and Water||Environmental Management|
|Roadworks||NATSPEC||Water Supply & Sewerage||Environmental Management|
|Road Maintenance||Small Building Works|
|Digital Ground Survey||Inspection Process for Hydraulics Works|
|NTFAST Fire Contractors Guide Book - Electrical|
An Excel spread sheet template for Schedules of Rates contracts for capital works is available to DoI staff only via the DoI Procurement intranet web page under The Tiers. Select either Tier 3, or 4 or 5. Scroll down to Step 2: Going to Tender to find the link to the xls format schedule.
An Excel spreadsheet Schedule of Rates is included in the supplementary Documents folder for Road Maintenance contracts.
Technical Specifications - Buildings is password protected and use is restricted to DoI staff and external NATSPEC subscriber consultants to allow contract documentation to be prepared for Government projects. To get the user ID and password contact the Specification Services team at DocumentationServices.DoI@nt.gov.au.
The building specifications are derived from NATSPEC, the national building specification, which is protected by copyright and may only be accessed by Consultants who are current NATSPEC subscribers. For more information refer to NATSPEC Copyright and contact the Specification Services to request access to this site.
NTFAST Fire Contractors Guide Book - Electrical is a draft version approved for release by NTFAST. It was last updated in February 2014.
NTFAST welcome input for updating the guide. Contact David Williams at email@example.com .
From the ARRB Group document Specifications for Recycled Crushed Glass as an Engineering Material (12.5MB PDF), Section 9 - Recommended Specifications for RCG, is the specification currently employed by the Department of Infrastructure for use in the Northern Territory.
Feedback is welcome - email DocumentationServices.DoI@nt.gov.au if you wish to comment on the applicability of this specification for Northern Territory Government Civil works in the Northern Territory.
A link is provided to the Department of Business Procurement Internet site, Conditions of Tendering and Conditions of Contract web page, to give access the full text of all of the conditions of tendering and contract used by the Northern Territory Government.