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These publications were produced prior to the current government and are under review.


The following Capital Works Management Framework (CWMF) guidelines provide guidance for Queensland Government departments engaging building industry consultants and contractors through the Prequalification (PQC) System

  • Building regulatory requirements (PDF, 381KB) gives guidance for managing the compliance of government building projects with the applicable building regulatory requirements.
  • Business case development (PDF, 191KB) describes the process for undertaking the project feasibility study and writing of the business case.
  • Consultant PQC  invitation and selection process guidline outlines our invitation and selection process for building project consultancy services (guideline currently under review).
  • Consultant PQC Service Risk Assessment explains how to determine the service risk rating for commissions associated with government building projects under the PQC System (guideline currently under review).
  • Contractor PQC financial requirements (PDF, 239KB) provides details on financial criteria and financial capacity assessments on government building projects.
  • Contractor PQC performance reporting (PDF, 370KB) gives guidance on contractor performance reporting associated with government building projects.
  • Contractor PQC service risk assessment (PDF, 145KB) details how to determine the PQC Service Risk Rating of services to be provided by building industry contractors on government building projects.
  • Contractor PQC Tendering and Selection Process gives guidance on our tendering and selection process for building industry contractors (guideline currently under review).
  • Guidance for commissioning and handover associated with government building projects (PDF, 295KB) shows how to smoothly transition between project delivery and operations/maintenance.
  • Procurement strategy and contract selection (PDF, 360KB) provides an overview of procurement strategies and contracts that may be used on government building projects.
  • Project definition (PDF, 233KB) gives guidance on the preparing the project brief.
  • Project review (PDF, 220KB) shows how to do a project review, which involves a building performance review and a process review.
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