Local Government Procurement



Document Library

We created this repository of standard templates, clear guidelines, interesting articles and a range of other useful documents to make your life easier through the procurement processes.

Take a look through our library to get ideas on improving governance and refining your procurement processes.


Challenges of Innovative Projects and/or Preferential Treatment under the Tendering Process in NSW Local Government

This white paper seeks to encourage open discussion and feedback on requirements for local government tendering in New South Wales. This paper evolved from the work LGP’s Customer Reference Group. 


Circular Economy in Procurement – Challenges and Recommendations for NSW Local Governments

Integrating Circular Economy principles in procurement process of Local Governments promotes sustainability, innovation, local economy, and resource optimisation. This white paper provides insights on the status of circular economy practices within in New South Wales Local governments particularly, procurement function. This comprehensive study identified key challenges of implementing circular economy practices, proposed strategic actions to overcome challenges in procurement process, and highlighted successful initiatives from a survey of NSW councils.


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LGP Procurement Capability Grants Program

NSW councils are being given an opportunity by LGP to enhance their procurement capability by taking advantage of our new Grant Program.

Exclusively created to help fund new projects and professional development in procurement, the LGP Procurement Capability Grant Program is the first for the Australian local government sector

Council Forum

Connection to other councils and organisations allows you to broaden your knowledge base, request assistance and share ideas. Get answers to specific questions by raising your own query or taking a look through historical threads.

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