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Melbourne Polytechnic is a public sector agency of Victoria. It is committed to ethical, sustainable and socially responsible procurement. Melbourne Polytechnic requires that all its suppliers meet the requirements of the Victorian Government’s Supplier Code of Conduct. The Code is applicable to all general government sector contracts, agreements, and orders for the supply of goods and services, and construction works and services.

The Code outlines the minimum ethical standards in behaviour that suppliers will aspire to meet when conducting business with, or on behalf of, the State in the areas of:

  • integrity, ethics and conduct;
  • conflict of interest, gifts, benefits and hospitality;
  • corporate governance;
  • labour and human rights;
  • health and safety; and
  • environmental management.

Visit Victorian Government’s Supplier Code of Conduct website to learn more about the Code.

In undertaking procurement activity for goods and services, Melbourne Polytechnic follows the Victorian Government Purchasing Board’s Supply policy framework and the principles of:

  • Value for money
  • Accountability
  • Probity and
  • Scalability

For more information refer to

In undertaking procurement for construction, Melbourne Polytechnic is also required to follow the Public Construction Procurement Rules. For more information refer to

Annual Procurement Plan

Melbourne Polytechnic procures various goods and services from the supply market to deliver quality outcomes for its students. Melbourne Polytechnic’s procurement activity for the following 12-24 months is detailed in its Procurement Activity Plan. This is updated on an annual basis aligned to annual budget allocations and its business strategy.

Purchase Order

For all procurement of goods and services, purchase orders are issued by Melbourne Polytechnic and are subject to terms and conditions that apply when no other formal contract is in place between Melbourne Polytechnic and a supplier. The following document contains those terms and conditions.