Council maintains a register of contracts as per the requirements of the Government Information Public Access Act 2009 (‘GIPA Act’). This means Council makes available details of contracts with an estimated value of $150,000 or more. The contracts are divided into three classes, defined below:
Class 1 Contracts are those that have, or are likely to have, a value of $150,000 or more.
Class 2 Contracts are those where there has not been a public tender process and the terms and conditions of the contract have been negotiated directly with the contractor, or the contract was the subject of a tender (public or not) but the terms have been substantially negotiated with the contractor; the obligations of one or more parties to maintain or operate infrastructure or assets; could continue for ten years or more, and the contract involves a privately financed project or the exchange of significant assets.
Class 3 Contracts are Class 2 Contracts that have a value of more than $5 million.
You may view the contract registers by downloading them through the following links.