Victorian Government Purchasing Board
Achieving Excellence in Government Procurement


The SPC for provision of fleet asset disposal services was established following an open tender process undertaken by the Department of Treasury and Finance (DTF). The SPC offers fleet disposal services enabling the sale of government motor vehicles at public auction.

The SPC commenced on 30 August 2014 for a period of three years. The SPC has been extended for a period of two years and is now due to expire on 1 September 2019. The SPC is sole supplier arrangement with Pickles Auctions Pty Ltd.

Key SPC benefits

The objective of the SPC is to maximise the net sales revenue for government vehicles at public auction.

The key benefits of the SPC are:

  • competitive fee structure;
  • end to end remarketing services; and
  • maximised sales revenue.
Lead Agency
Department of Treasury and Finance
Conditions of Use
Reference Number
Sole supplier
Start Date
End Date
Primary Contact
Darren Pietrzak
Category Manager
Strategic Sourcing
Department of Treasury and Finance
Ph: (+613) 9651 5047
Secondary Contact
Marco Martini
Senior Category Manager
Strategic Sourcing
Department of Treasury and Finance
Ph: (+613) 9651 1556

Who can access this SPC?

Mandated Departments

Click here for the full list.

Mandated Agencies

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Departments and agencies bound by Victorian Government Purchasing Board policies must purchase from the SPC if the arrangement is mandated. Refer to the above lists.

Subject to approval by the lead department, other government owned or supported organisations such as not-for-profit, councils and other government bodies may access the SPC. Consult the category manager to confirm eligibility.
To establish your organisation’s eligibility to use this SPC, please contact the category manager.

Departmental Contract Managers

VicFleet (DTF) provides in-house fleet management and is the key point of contact between the SPC category manager and the departments. VicFleet is responsible for resolving operational issues raised by contract users and suppliers.

Supplier Details

Company Name:

Pickles Auctions Pty Ltd


41 - 45 McIntyre Road
Sunshine, VIC 3020


(+613) 9009 3111



What you can buy from this SPC

The scope of the SPC covers all aspects of vehicle disposal, from vehicle collection, remediation/repair and sale to the remittance of sales revenue to Victorian Government. 

RULES OF USE: How to use this SPC

Parties using the SPC are legally required to comply with the rules of use established by the lead department for purchasing under SPC.

Mandated agencies are required to procure their vehicles via VicFleet. VicFleet finances, procures, maintains and disposes of the States’ motor vehicles on behalf of mandated departments and agencies.

How to join the SPC

The SPC is mandatory for all budget sector agencies.

Eligible  government owned or supported entities can apply to use the SPC by contacting the category manager.

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