Victorian Government Purchasing Board
Achieving Excellence in Government Procurement

The VGPB’s policies apply to:

  • government departments and specified entities;
  • the Victorian Public Sector Commission;
  • those offices or bodies specified in section 16(1) of the Public Administration Act 2004 external site icon; and
  • Administrative Offices established in relation to a department under Section 11(a) of the Public Administration Act 2004.


 Offices or bodies bound by VGPB policies

 Department of Education and Training

 Essential Services Commission

 Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

 Game Management Authority

 Department of Health and Human Services

 Independent Broad-Based Anti-Corruption Commission

 Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions  Infrastructure Victoria

 Department of Justice and Community Safety

 Office of Public Prosecutions and Associate Crown Prosecutors

 Department of Premier and Cabinet  Office of the Chief Commissioner of Police (Victoria Police)

 Department of Transport

 Office of the Commissioner for Environmental Sustainability

 Department of Treasury and Finance

 Office of the Commission for Children and Young People


 Office of the Victorian Information Commissioner

 Victorian Public Sector Commission

 Office of the Legal Services Commissioner


 Office of the Ombudsman

 Specified entities

 Office of the Road Safety Camera Commissioner

 Vic Roads

 Commercial Passenger Vehicle Commission

 Public Transport Victoria

 Victorian Auditor-General's Office


 Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation


 Victorian Electoral Commission


 Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission

   Victorian Fisheries Authority


 Victorian Inspectorate


 Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation

Non VGPB mandated entities and local government are not mandated to comply with VGPB policy. However, they are encouraged to apply best practice procurement policies and processes.

VGPB policies relates to procurement of goods and services only. They do not apply to building and construction or health related goods, services and equipment.

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