In all purchasing decisions, the Waratah-Wynyard Council is committed to achieving best value - to improve services and outcomes for the people of the Waratah-Wynyard Municipality.
Council's Procurement Policy provides clear direction to management, staff and councillors in relation to the purchasing function of Council.
As per Council's Procurement Policy:
Council's Contract Register is provided in an attempt to promote market competitiveness - to give potential tenderers warning as to when existing contracts are due to expire.
Any queries in relation to Tenders should be directed to Council's Director Engineering Services (03 6443 8351).
Where the value is below $1,500 (incl GST) - No formal requirements except that approved delegations are observed and a 'Purchasing Checklist' for one-off items is completed. Between $1,500 and $15,000 (incl GST) - Council will seek two verbal quotations with at least one from a local business if available.
The Waratah-Wynyard Council does keep a register of persons/businesses interested in doing business with Council. A copy of the form 'Expressions of Interest for Doing Business with the Waratah-Wynyard Council' can be downloaded from this website.