NSW Government steel procurement reform

In April 2017, the NSW Government announced a suite of reforms to steel procurement to improve safety standards, industry certification and transparency. 

Media release 8 April 2017

The Minister for Finance, Services and Property announced the adoption of the new Australian Steel Standard and a suite of reforms:

Read Media release: The largest procurement change in the history of our region released

Steel industry overview

The NSW Government completed a steel industry overview in July 2017 which provides an independent overview of the Australian steel industry.

View the Australian steel industry review (PDF, 1.82 MB).

Steel usage dashboard

View the dashboard that illustrates historical sample use of steel in NSW Government projects.

Media release 9 December 2017

The Minister for Finance, Services and Property announced that NSW Government has delivered on its promise on steel reforms. 

Read Media release: NSW Government delivers on steel reforms (PDF,162KB)