Procurement and tenders

Local Buy

Local Buy is the Local Government Association of Queensland (LGAQ) procurement services company.

Local Buy develops contractual arrangements for use by Queensland councils and government entities, eliminating the need for government authorities to establish their own supply contracts.  A contract established by Local Buy enables councils and government entities to purchase a diverse range of goods and services from Local Buy contractors - without the need to seek tenders or quotes.

  • You can view Local Buy procurement opportunities, download tender documents and lodge tender submissions at the Local Buy website.

Supplier information

These Standard Terms and Conditions govern the purchase of goods and/or services by Cairns Regional Council.These are the Standard Terms and Conditions referred to in Council's Purchase Orders, and apply to any contract entered into by Council and a supplier unless other terms and conditions are specifically agreed at time of contract award. By accepting to supply the items described in a Council Purchase Order, suppliers agree to be bound by and accept these Terms and Conditions.

Contract 2602 - Reading of Water Meters for Council's Water Supply System
Contact name: Julia Deleyev

Other info:
Tenders are to be lodged on Council's online e-procurement system, Tenderlink - www.tenderlink.com/cairns. Please register as a potential supplier on Tenderlink to download the documents. There is no charge to register or to download the documents.

Contact email: tender@cairns.qld.gov.au
Contact number: 07 4044 3204
Website Link:
Closing date & time: 16:30pm Thursday 29 Jun 2017 More
PSA 2608 - Supply and Delivery of Electromagnetic Flow Meters
Contact name: Julia Deleyev

Other info:
Please register or login to Council's online e-procurement system, TenderLink, to download the tender documents. There is no charge to register or to download the documents. Tender submissions are to be lodged by uploading to Tenderlink - www.tenderlink.com/cairns.

Contact email: tender@cairns.qld.gov.au
Contact number: 07 4044 3204
Website Link:
Closing date & time: 16:30pm Tuesday 18 Jul 2017 More
PSA 2611 – Provision of Traffic Control Services
Contact name: Julia Deleyev

Other info:
Please register or login to Council's online e-procurement system, TenderLink, to download the tender documents. There is no charge to register or to download the documents. Tender submissions are to be lodged by uploading to Tenderlink - www.tenderlink.com/cairns.

Contact email: tender@cairns.qld.gov.au
Contact number: 07 4044 3204
Website Link:
Closing date & time: 16:30pm Tuesday 18 Jul 2017 More
Contract 75480 - PUMPED - A Water and Waste Art Trail
Contact name: Paul Fisher

Other info:
Information session on 27 June 2017. Please register as a potential supplier on Tenderlink - www.tenderlink.com/cairns, to download the documents. There is no charge to register or to download the documents. Tenders are to be lodged on Council's online e-procurement system, Tenderlink - www.tenderlink.com/cairns.

Contact email: cw&wadmin@cairns.qld.gov.au
Contact number: 07 4044 8230
Website Link:
Closing date & time: 16:30pm Friday 28 Jul 2017 More