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Government advertises contract for printing referendum ballot papers

THE Government has put the contract for the printing and supply of an estimated 3.8m referendum ballot papers out to tender.

Submissions must be made by February 15.

According to the Office of Public Works, the contract will involve printing 3,754,000 ballot papers for each referendum for a period of up to four years.

Referendum papers must be printed in books of 50 and 100 and have to be delivered to 23 locations around the country.