Create New Account Purchaser Login
Search Tenders
Advanced Search
You are not logged in.

Possum Initial Control - Otahu Priority Possum Control Area (PPCA)


Tender Closed
RFx ID : 19089058
Tender Name : Possum Initial Control - Otahu Priority Possum Control Area (PPCA)
Reference # : ICM2017/2018-1973
Open Date : Monday, 2 October 2017 9:00 AM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+13:00)
Close Date : Friday, 17 November 2017 12:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+13:00)
Tender Type : Request for Tenders (RFT)
Tender Coverage : Sole Agency  [?]
Categories :
  • 10190000 - Pest control products
  • 70160000 - Wildlife and flora
  • 77110000 - Environmental protection
  • Waikato
Required Pre-qualifications : None
Contact : Thomas Malcolm
0800 800 401
Alternate Physical Delivery Address  : Tenders Box, Waikato Regional Council, Private Bag 3038, Waikato Mail Centre, Hamilton 3240
Alternate Physical Fax Number  :

Waikato Regional Council invites tenders from suitably qualified and experienced contractors to undertake initial control of possums in the newly established Otahu Priority Possum Control Area (PPCA).

The Otahu PPCA is located to the south of Whangamata on the Coromandel Peninsula. The PPCA is bordered by the Firth of Thames to the East and Department of Conservation (DOC) land. DOC are planning carry out an aerial 1080 operation on the public conservation land (PCL) in the coming months.

The Otahu PPCA is largely made up of farmland but includes native bush and planted forests with a combination of rolling hills and flat paddocks and is steep in some areas.

Requests for tender documents or enquiries can be made to:
Thomas Malcolm at 0800 800 401 or by email to

Tenders are to be submitted by 12 noon, Friday 17 November 2017.

Contractor Pre-approval Requirement
It is important to note that tenders will only be accepted from those contractors who have met in advance of the tender closing date, the Council’s Biosecurity ‘Pre-Approved Contractor’ criteria confirming contractor competency, health and safety processes in place, insurance, staff qualifications and experience. Contractors not yet pre-approved should contact Chris Monk in the first instance to discuss the pre-approval process and information required: call 0800 800 401 or email