LGNSW has a number of Sustainable Choice resources available to member councils, including:
Good policy can provide the foundation for effective sustainable procurement.
Below is a selection of council policies. While the format, level of detail and precise words may vary from council to council, the basic characteristics are well established.
Sustainable Purchasing Policy Principles
Sustainable Procurement Policies
Sustainable Event Management Policies
Fleet Management Policies
Internal Processes and Systems Documents
Annual Survey - Member councils
Sustainable Tendering Guidelines
Sustainable Procurement Guidelines
Sustainability in Tenders
Every year, member councils complete an online survey to provide their feedback about the Sustainable Choice Project and information about how their council is progressing in sustainable procurement.
Data from the surveys submitted is analysed and compiled into the following reports:
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