Green Army Request for Tender

The Green Army is a hands-on, practical, grassroots environmental action programme that supports local environment and heritage conservation projects across Australia.

Call for Service Providers

The Australian Government is inviting tenders from Service Providers across Australia to help deliver the Green Army Programme. Service Providers will work with a range of Project Sponsors in the community to implement environmental projects that will protect Australia’s environmental and heritage assets.

The Request for Tender closed on 7 May 2014.

Service Provider guidelines and resources

In completing a response to the tender, applicants should refer to the following documents which set out the rights, responsibilities and obligations of a Service Provider in delivering the Green Army Programme, how the programme will operate, and some general advice and tips on responding to the tender.

Guidelines

Other resources

Draft Deed of Standing offer

Draft Deed of Standing offer (PDF - 1.36 MB)
Draft Deed of Standing offer (DOCX - 302.13 KB)

Tenderers should be aware the draft Deed of Standing Offer is a sample template only and may be subject to change.

Disclaimer:
This is a SAMPLE ONLY. The Australian Government reserves the right to amend this draft Deed of Standing Offer by whatever means it may determine at its absolute discretion and will, where possible, provide reasonable notice of these amendments.

Frequently Asked Questions

Green Army FAQs for Service Providers (PDF - 202.9 KB)
Green Army FAQs for Service Providers (DOCX - 133.04 KB)

Green Army Questions and Answers

Green Army Questions and Answers (PDF - 164.15 KB)
Green Army Questions and Answers (DOCX - 144.9 KB)

Tip sheet for Tenderers

How to strengthen your response to the Green Army 2014-2017 Request for Tender (PDF - 233.95 KB)
How to strengthen your response to the Green Army 2014-2017 Request for Tender (DOCX - 64.99 KB)

Webinar resources

Question and Answers, audio files and PowerPoint slides are available from the Green Army Request For Tender information webinar sessions held 7 and 11 April.

Questions and answers from webinar session held on 7 April 2014 (PDF - 51.32 KB)
Questions and answers from webinar session held on 7 April 2014 (DOCX - 107.29 KB)

Questions and answers from webinar session held on 11 April 2014 (PDF - 59.49 KB)
Questions and answers from webinar session held on 11 April 2014 (DOCX - 109.78 KB)

Audio of the Green Army Request For Tender webinar session

Green Army Request For Tender webinar presentation (PPSX - 1.06 MB)
Green Army Request For Tender webinar presentation (PDF - 343.1 KB)

Key dates for Green Army Request for Tender: 2014–17

Application period closes 7 May 2014
Assessment and contracting period May – June 2014

Enquiries about the Service Provider Request for Tender

Call the Green Army Request for Tender hotline on 1800 074 807
Email GreenArmy@environment.gov.au