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Essential Energy offers electronic tendering. This system speeds up the tendering cycle and reduces the time and costs for both Essential Energy and our suppliers. 


If you wish to be notified of any upcoming tenders for your product or service please register on our e-tendering portal.

Visit our e-tendering portal

If you experience difficulties accessing our e-tendering portal please call the Tenderlink helpdesk on 1800 233 533.

Planned major tenders

To better advise industry of our future opportunities we will make available a list of major upcoming tenders prior to them being released to market.

Download the latest list of planned major tenders

Procurement Terms and Conditions

Standard terms and conditions for supply of goods and services under $250,000.

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View our Statement of Business Ethics

Would you like to become a supplier for one of our panels?

We have a range of panels which we periodically look to add new suppliers to. Prequalification is required to become a panel supplier. If you would like to register for one of the panels listed below please fill in our online form and select that you are "Interested in becoming a panel supplier".

Essential Energy Panels

Panel Description Associated Terms & Conditions - Website Edition
Trenching, Underboring & Associated Civil Works
Electrical Contracting Works
Concrete Civil Works
Minor Works General Conditions
Galvanised Steel Structural Components
Supply General Conditions
Distribution Optic Fibre Network Design & Project Management
Environmental Consultancy Services
Design Services Zone Substations
Professional Services General Conditions
Distribution Apparatus and Power Transformer Disposal
Minor Services General Conditions


Other current Essential Energy Panels

Legal Services

Feedback and enquiries

If you have any questions or would like further information regarding Essential Energy Tendering, please use our online form and a member of our Procurement team will be in touch.

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