COVID-19

Procurement advice in the COVID-19 era

The LGA Procurement team continue to be available during office hours. We are well equipped with the latest technology and business systems to remain connected with each other, councils and suppliers.

We are in contact with our 400+ suppliers who remain ready to do their best to assist the sector.

These pages host legal advice, updated templates and CEO updates to keep you informed during this health crisis.

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Our team are here to help you. More than ever councils are needed by their community. We are here to support you, and them, to continue providing fantastic, essential services that make this state a great place to live and work.

Contact us - we are ready to help.

LGA Procurement provide a range of template documents and resources for councils.

In April 2020, LGA Procurement, in conjunction with Norman Waterhouse Lawyers, updated the Template Documents to take into account the COVID-19 pandemic.

LGA Procurement and Norman Waterhouse hosted an information session on these updates in May. The information session presentation slides are now available.

Members can access the Template Documents on this webpage.

Questions regarding the document templates can be directed to procurementquestions@lga.sa.gov.au

Commercial Contract FAQs

Electronic Signatures

If you require advice regarding purchasing, contract management or other procurement business please contact our team.

Working from home? Opportunities to up-skill, refresh or learn new skills with our online training.

LGA Procurement offers 5 Procurement Training modules, with a module typically delivered each month.

We are looking at different delivery methods of training to meet council needs during the COVID-19 period. Over the next few weeks be seeking feedback from council staff in regard to module interest and format.

Our Procurement Specialist and Trainer, Keith Barber, continues to deliver customised training packages to councils.

Training enquiries can be directed to Keith Barber via keith.barber@lga.sa.gov.au or 8224 2065.

COVID19 Training Curriculum