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Department of Internal Affairs

Supplier Portfolio and Contract Manager

Amazon Web Services Cloud Framework Agreement

Amazon Web Services Cloud Framework Agreement (AWS) is an all-of-government agreement that covers existing and new licensing of the AWS cloud services catalogue.

The Amazon Web Services Cloud Framework Agreement expires in August 2022. This agreement will be replaced by the new AWS Cloud Services Agreement (ACSA).

Amazon Cloud Services Agreement

Service description

The AWS Cloud Framework Agreement allows eligible government agencies to buy public cloud services from AWS under standardised terms.


The agreement leverages the scale of New Zealand’s government agencies as a single customer. The agreement's simplified contractual processes saves your agency time and resources.

Lead Agency

Te Tari Taiwhenua Department of Internal Affairs



Adopting the service

Eligible agencies can adopt the AWS Cloud Framework Agreement by co-signing an affiliate sign-up form with AWS.

To request the form contact

The Amazon Cloud Framework Agreement is not a common capability agreement. This means your organisation may need to consider a primary procurement to procure goods and services from the Amazon Cloud Framework Agreement. Please refer to the Government Procurement Rules for further advice.

Adopting agencies buying new licences or cloud services are required to undertake procurement obligations and risk and assurance requirements.

Eligibility criteria — Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment

Lead Agency Agreement summary

  • Managed Service
  • All of Government

Lead Agency Agreement details

The Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) has entered into an agreement with AWS to supply public cloud services to eligible government agencies.

The initial 3-year agreement commenced on 29 May 2017. The option to renew for an additional 2 years was taken in May 2020. DIA has extended the agreement for a further three months from May 2022.

Supplier information

Amazon Web Services Inc.

Amazon contact: Rob Schroder

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