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Buy Local

Your local content officer


Your local content officer will develop, promote and maximise opportunities to keep local jobs and tenders in the region.

Your local content officer aims to:

  • Increase regional businesses' knowledge, skills and capability to capture regional opportunities as per the Building Local Industry Policy.
  • Increase the portion of State Government and Industry contracts secured by regional contractors and businesses.
  • Provide regional perspectives to support decision making for the awarding of State Government contracts.
  • Maximise regional supplier and subcontracting arrangements and outcomes through Industry Participation Plans.
  • Engage with lead contractors and suppliers to promote maximum local jobseeker participation.
  • Monitor the performance of contracts and report best practice and instances where Buy Local Policy or intent has been overlooked.

For further information please contact:

Alan Cross
E: alan.cross@swdc.wa.gov.au

Deanna Furze
E: deanna.furze@swdc.wa.gov.au

Geraldine Wilson
E: geraldine.wilson@swdc.wa.gov.au

Mat Lewis
E: mat.lewis@swdc.wa.gov.au