Statement from the Lord Mayor

Media Release - Wednesday 22 March 2017

This morning the Northern Territory Government announced a public tender for the lease of 10,000 square metres of office space in the Darwin CBD.
 
This announcement is welcoming news and a fantastic investment for our city’s future.
 
The co-location of public service staff to the city centre mid-2021 will help activate the CBD, bringing many economic benefits for our local businesses.
 
This move is a step towards making the CBD a vibrant government and commercial hub, meeting the needs of Darwin’s growing population.
 
City of Darwin continues to work alongside the Northern Territory Government and other key stakeholders to actively improve and revitalise the CBD for the short and long-term future.
 
This announcement is another step towards our goal of making the CBD a better place to live, work, play, shop and invest.
 
The tender documents are now available from the Northern Territory Government’s Quotations and Tenders Online system: http://www.nt.gov.au/tenders.