Roads

The roads master specifications cover the construction and maintenance of major civil infrastructure development such as bridges, highways and subdivision road works including street lighting and stormwater design.

The documents are made available as a service to the community, subject to agreement with the disclaimer required to access this internet site.

Each master specification contains an overview of updates (commentary) section which gives the latest update information and general information on the production of project specifications.

Disclaimer

These road works master specifications are prepared and maintained by the department for use on Northern Territory Government road works projects and are made available as a service to the public. 

Users will need to evaluate the material for their suitability for use on their particular projects.

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Specifications and supplementary documents

Road works Road Maintenance Bridge works
Standard specification for road works 2017 (5.5 mb) Standard specification for road maintenance 2017 (7.9 mb) Master Specification:
Technical Content available through DIPL Project manager
Standard specification for road works 2015/2016 (1.5 mb) Standard specification for road maintenance 2015/2016 (4.4 mb)
Supplementary documents: Supplementary documents: Supplementary documents:

Road works Hold and Witness Points (96.0 kb)

Road works Hold and Witness Points (122.2 kb)

Road maintenance hold and witness points (101.3 kb)

Road maintenance hold and witness points (128.9 kb)


Road works Project Specific Requirements Road Maintenance Project Specific Requirements (123.0 kb)
Road works Updates Overview (61.5 kb) Road Maintenance Updates Overview (63.8 kb) Bridgeworks Updates Overview (53.2 kb)
Road works Project Checklist (455.7 kb)


Road Maintenance Schedule of Rates (36.8 kb)

Extra documents

Go to the NT.GOV.AU website for the permit to work within the Northern Territory Road Reserve. 

An Excel spreadsheet schedule of rates is included in the supplementary documents for road maintenance contracts.

An Excel spreadsheet template for schedules of rates contracts for capital works is available to staff only via the departmental intranet under the tiers. Select either Tier 3, or 4 or 5. Scroll down to Step 2: going to tender to find the link to the Excel format schedule.

Commercial clauses

Go to the Northern Territory Government website for information on conditions of tendering and conditions of contract with the Northern Territory Government.

Last updated: 20 December 2016