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NSW Department of Communities and Justice / Request for Tender for Provision of Whole of Government Contract 622 - Removal of Deceased Remains - DJ 2017 -131

RFT ID DJ 2017 -131
RFT Type Open Tenders
Published 15-Aug-2018
Closes 25-Sep-2018 11:00am
Category (based on UNSPSC)
85171500 - Funeral and associated services
Agency Department of Communities and Justice

Contact Person
Don McLennan
Phone: 02 8584 7722

Tender Details

The NSW State Coroner has obligations in relation to the remains of a deceased person where there has been a Reportable Death under the Coroner’s Act 2009 and the functions apply until the remains are released by the NSW Coroner to the family. The NSW Coroner in accordance with the Coroners Act 2009 requires that at all times deceased’s remains are treated with dignity and respect.

This is an open request for tender seeking the provision of the following services:

•              Local Removal

Conveyance of deceased persons from the place of death to the local morgue or other place on behalf of NSW State Coroner’s Court under the direction of the NSW Police Force.

•              Long Haul Transfer

Conveyance of deceased persons to (Coroner’s Courts in) Glebe, Wollongong, Newcastle, Canberra Department of Forensic Medicine or other places on behalf of NSW State Coroner's Court under the direction of the NSW Police Force.

Tenderers are invited to submit bids for Police Area Commands and Police Districts of their choosing. Tenderers are encouraged to submit bids for one or multiple areas.

Request for Tender Documents are attached below.


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

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

A market briefing session may be held. 

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