Technical specifications

The Specification Services unit maintains a series of master specifications which are used in the preparation of contract documents for the construction and maintenance of government infrastructure throughout the Northern Territory.


The standard specifications, which cover buildings, road works and environmental management, are edited to contain the latest updates in both policy and regional requirements to ensure that assets constructed for the Northern Territory Government reflect best industry standards:

Specifications for recycled crushed glass as an engineering material

The ARRB Group specification for Recycled Crushed Glass (RCG) as an engineering material, section 9 - recommended specifications for RCG is the specification currently employed by the Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics for use in the Northern Territory.

Download a copy of the specification:

You can provide feedback on the applicability of this specification for Northern Territory Government civil works email:

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: 06 December 2016