Buying mobile products and services

The Mobile Panel makes it easier for government agencies to buy mobile phones, phone plans and other mobile services.

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What is this panel?

The Mobile Panel is a panel of suppliers who provide mobile phones, phone plans and other mobile services.

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Who this panel is for

Non-corporate Commonwealth entities

Non-corporate Commonwealth entities must use this panel when they’re buying:

  • mobile voice and data carriage services
  • mobile handsets and broadband devices

They can also choose to use the panel when they’re buying:

  • international voice and data roaming
  • satellite carriage that supplements mobile carriage
  • satellite phone handsets
  • mobile Voice over Internet Protocol (mVoIP)
  • mobile phone accessories
  • mobile-related services

Mobile-related services include:

  • enterprise mobility
  • wireless access
  • mobile app development
  • bulk SMS services

Other government buyers

The following government buyers can choose to use this panel:

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Panel members

Members of this panel include:

  • Addcom Contact Solutions
  • Ansible
  • Applied Satellite Technology Australia
  • CDTS Australia
  • Dialog
  • Dimension Data
  • Ethan Group
  • Forward IT
  • iiNet
  • Macquarie Telecom
  • Optus Networks
  • Outware Systems Australia
  • Oxygen8 Communications Australia
  • Pivotel Satellite
  • Precision Aus (formerly Precision Technologies Australia)
  • Stripy Sock Software
  • Telstra Corporation
  • TransACT Capital Communications
  • DXC Connect
  • VoIP
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Using this panel

You can download the current mobiles catalogues and contracting templates as well as find contacts for sellers by logging into the ICT Procurement Portal and accessing the Mobile Panel information in the knowledge base. If you do not currently have access to the portal you can register as a new buyer via the home page, you will need to request access to the Telecommunications panel.

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Policy information

This panel was set up as part of the Australian Public Service Mobile Roadmap 2013.

The goal of the roadmap is to help the Australian Government establish a consistent approach to using mobile technology.

The government’s overall aim is to use mobile technology to:

  • provide better services
  • improve productivity for government staff
  • communicate more effectively

Government buyers who use the panel are still required to comply with the following policies and processes:

Standing offer number

The standing offer notice ID number for this panel is SON 2589631.

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Get in touch

If you have any questions you can send an email to ictprocurement@dta.gov.au or call 02 6120 8705.