Council aims to achieve advantageous outcomes in procurement of goods, services and works and by:

  • Enhancing value for money through fair, competitive, non-discriminatory processes;
  • Promoting the use of resources in an efficient, effective and ethical manner;
  • Making decisions with probity, accountability & transparency;
  • Advancing and/or working within Council’s economic, social and environmental policies;
  • Providing reasonable opportunities for competitive local businesses to supply to Council;
  • Appropriately managing risk; and
  • Ensuring compliance with all relevant legislation.

All Procurement activities undertaken by or on behalf of Council are required to comply with Council's Procurement Policy 7.63.15.