Explains which agencies must, and which agencies should, include the New Zealand Government web standards as a pre-condition in their Notice of Procurement, when outsourcing web development work.
- If a Public Service department, New Zealand Police or New Zealand Defence Force outsources web development work, it must include, in its Notice of Procurement, a pre-condition for the work to comply with the mandatory requirements in the latest version of the New Zealand Government web standards.
- Other agencies should include this pre-condition in their Notices of Procurement for web development work.
For further information on web standards
Visit New Zealand's digital government(external link) website for more information on web standards.