Lodge an unsolicited proposal

Follow the step-by-step process to lodge your unsolicited proposal. 

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1. Read the guide

The Unsolicited Proposals Guide for Submissions and Assessment (PDF 796.16KB) covers:

  • key criteria including uniqueness, value for money and alignment with whole of government objectives
  • the 4 stage assessment process
  • roles and responsibilities. 

2. Request a pre-lodgement review

To explore whether your unsolicited proposal is likely to meet the key criteria outlined in the Guide, you are strongly encouraged to arrange a pre-lodgement review with the Department of Enterprise, Investment and Trade.

3. Write your unsolicited proposal

Download and complete the Unsolicited Proposals Schedule of Information Requirements (DOCX, 24.45 KB).

4. Lodge your unsolicited proposal

Lodge your unsolicited proposal using the form below. Alternatively, post your submission to:
NSW Department of Enterprise, Investment and Trade
GPO Box 5341
Sydney NSW 2001

Required field

Unsolicited Proposal Lodgement

Your organisation

Have you or your organisation requested a pre-lodgement review before submitting this proposal?
To explore whether your proposal is likely meet the key criteria outlined in the Guide, you are strongly encouraged to request a pre-lodgement review with the NSW Government.

Your details

Your proposal

Please attach a final version of your Unsolicited Proposals Schedule of Information Requirements (DOCX, 24.45 KB) any other relevant files. 
Unlimited number of files can be uploaded to this field.
16 MB limit.
Allowed types: rtf, pdf, doc, docx, ppt, pptx, xls, xlsx.

Terms and conditions

Privacy Collection Notice

You are providing your personal information as the organisational contact for this query or action. Your information will only be used for this purpose – please read the privacy collection notice for more information about how we handle your personal information.

You are providing your name and contact details to Investment NSW as the organisational contact for this query or action. The information you have given Investment NSW will only be used for lodging an unsolicited proposal, and for actions arising from it.  

The personal information provided in this form will not be associated to or matched with any personal interactions you may have with Investment NSW. 

Investment NSW may provide your personal information to other agencies if your enquiry needs to be redirected. Investment NSW will not disclose your personal information to anybody else unless required or authorised by law, such as by court order. 

Investment NSW will store and protect your personal information until the enquiry or purpose of contact has concluded. Subject to any other legal requirements regarding information retention, your information will be retained for 10 days. 

More information 

This privacy notice applies only to the information you are providing in this form. If you would like to know more about how Investment NSW meets its regulatory obligations in collecting, using, sharing and storing personal information, you can read their complete Privacy Policy or Privacy Management Plan on https://www.investment.nsw.gov.au/privacy/

You have the right to access your personal information held byInvestment NSW, without excessive delay or expense. You also have the right to have your personal information corrected if it is inaccurate or out-of-date.  

If you would like to access or correct your personal information, please contact below: 

Legal Officer (Information Access)

Department of Enterprise, Trade and Investment
52 Martin Place
Sydney NSW 2000


Access to information

You may also contact Investment NSW if you have any questions about this privacy notice. 


Personal information  

Personal information is any information or an opinion about an individual whose identity is apparent or can reasonably be ascertained. 

Privacy and Personal Information ProtectionAct 1998 

NSW Government Agencies must comply with the Information Protection Principles (IPPs), which are outlined in the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998 (PPIP Act). These regulate the collection, storage, use and disclosure of personal information held by Government Agencies. 

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