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 No. 2590 – Request for External Services: Audit Committee Membership
Contact name: Sue Godkin

Other info:
Tenders are to be lodged on Council's online e-procurement system, Tenderlink - https://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: s.godkin@cairns.qld.gov.au
Contact number: 07 4044 3025
Website Link:
Closing date & time: 16:30pm Friday 24 Feb 2017 More
RFQ 033 – Palm Cove Drainage Management Plan
Contact name: Amy Patterson

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: A.Patterson@cairns.qld.gov.au
Contact number: 07 4044 3355
Website Link:
Closing date & time: 16:30pm Wednesday 01 Mar 2017 More
Contract 2591 – Provision of Corporate Workwear (Indoor Staff)
Contact name: Sue Godkin

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: s.godkin@cairns.qld.gov.au
Contact number: 07 4044 3025
Website Link:
Closing date & time: 16:30pm Thursday 02 Mar 2017 More
FNQ012 - Regional Collection & Removal of Ferrous Scrap Metal and/or Used Lead Acid Batteries
Contact name: Amanda Hancock

Other info:
A tender briefing will be held at Cairns Regional Council, Committee Room, Level 3, 119-145 Spence Street, Cairns at 11am on Tuesday 14 February 2017. Interested parties should register their interest no later than 5pm Wednesday 8 February 2017.

Contact email: a.hancock@fnqroc.qld.gov.au
Contact number: 4044 3021
Website Link:
Closing date & time: 17:00pm Friday 03 Mar 2017 More