Health and safety in construction procurement: A handbook for the public sector

How to eliminate or reduce workplace health and safety risks through each stage of procuring government construction projects.

Published: 01 Jun 2017
File type: PDF
File size: 1.87 MB
Length: 27 pages
Reading level: Difficult

What it contains

This document is a model for best practice health and safety in government construction projects. It is designed to help you raise safety standards in current procurement practices and meet your obligations under Victoria’s health and safety laws. This document explains:

  • what’s involved in procurement phases
  • what you to consider depending on the project’s size
  • how to integrate health and safety into construction procurement
  • what to consider through different phases of construction procurement

At the end of the document, there are checklists you can use through the procurement process.