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Meet Your Local Content Adviser: Tony Emmott - Mid West Content Adviser
We found out more about our Local Content Advisers, with Tony Emmott from the Mid West region.
AOG Energy a success for 2021
AOG Energy 2021 was a huge success showcasing local companies and suppliers to almost 6000 industry professionals who registered for the two-day conference.
Another 6 government agencies sign the WA Buy Local Policy 2020 implementation agreement
A total number of 10 agencies have signed implementation agreements with a number of others expected to sign over the coming months.
WA Government to deliver a pipeline of work worth $27 billion over the next 4 years
The critical Pipeline of Work will provide local businesses across the state with an enhanced view of major upcoming WA Government tendering opportunities over $1.5 million.
Changes to the Western Australian Industry Participation Strategy will create more opportunities for WA businesses
Key changes to the Western Australian Industry Participation Strategy will ensure WA businesses receive a bigger share of work by maximising supply opportunities.
Western Australia's new museum Boola Bardip is open to the public
Boola Bardip means 'many stories' in Whadjuk Noongar language and recognises the significant role of Aboriginal people in WA's shared cultural heritage.
Another WA Buy Local Policy 2020 Implementation Agreement signed
The introduction of Implementation Agreements will commit State Government agencies to both the application and delivery of the WA Buy Local Policy.
State Government announces four new rounds of the Local Capability Fund
The Local Capability Fund aims to help local businesses improve their capability and competitiveness to supply goods, services and works to the government, major projects and other important markets.
First WA Buy Local Policy 2020 Implementation Agreement signed
The signing of the agreement by the Directors General of the Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation and the Department of Finance, is a major milestone for the WA BLP.
State Government unveils $10 million funding package for COVID-affected businesses
Three rounds of the Local Capability Fund will assist to COVID-affected businesses seeking to manufacture and supply Personal Protective Equipment.
Revamped Buy Local Policy to create jobs in regional WA
The improved policy will make it easier for WA businesses, particularly regional SMEs, when bidding for government contracts from the State Government’s annual $27 billion spend on goods, services and works.
WA Industry Link Regional Communication Forums are back for 2020
A series of 18 forums will start in Albany on Thursday 23 July, before winding around the state from Kununurra to Esperance over the coming months
Meet Your Local Content Adviser: Charlotte McIntyre - Great Southern Content Adviser
We found out more about our Local Content Advisers, with Charlotte McIntyre from the Great Southern region.
Alstom has published schedule for METRONET Railcar Procurement program
The procurement schedule has been released by Alstom on the ICN Gateway project page.
A Perth company is producing 10,000 face shields for frontline health workers
Adarsh Australia is manufacturing the high-quality face shields at their plastics engineering site in Malaga to supply to the State Government.
Five South West businesses receive funding under the Local Capability Fund’s Bunbury Outer Ring Road round.
The McGowan Government announced in February that businesses in the region could apply for up to $20,000 each from the fund to support them to get work on the $852 million development.
Aboriginal-owned businesses benefiting from Local Capability Fund
Ngarliyarndu Bindirri Aboriginal Corporation are one of the 27 business that have benefited from assistance under the Local Capability Fund rounds targeting Aboriginal businesses since 2018.
Perth company awarded WA Government contract to produce hand sanitiser for COVID-19
Wild Child Laboratories will produce 200,000 bottles of hand sanitiser to WA hospitals for the remainder of the year.
Western Australian businesses wanting to supply products in relation to COVID-19
The Department Of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation are seeking businesses with the capability to manufacture and supply health equipment and Personal Protective Equipment.
Suppliers encouraged to apply for Local Capability Fund after consortia shortlisted for Bunbury Outer Ring Road
The funding up to $20,000 can be used for consultancy services, purchase and upgrade of equipment, training and qualifications, and improvements to internal business infrastructure and systems.