THE Australian Bureau of Statistics, which has offices in ACT, NSW, VIC, SA, WA, QLD, NT and Tasmania, is seeking a replacement electronic access control system to handle its access management needs. 

ABS joins multiple state and national government agencies currently engaged in target hardening of administrative facilities. Tenderers need to undertake a mandatory site inspection at ABS House in Canberra on Friday 22 January 2015 at 2:00pm.

According to the ABS, the initial contract will be for a period of 12 months and this may be extended for additional periods of up to 12 months, to a maximum term of 5 years.

The tender closes on February 9, 2016. Interested parties should contact Craig Durbidge on tenders@abs.gov.au ♦