The Victorian Government is committed to social procurement. The Social Procurement Framework enables departments and agencies to deliver greater benefits from their procurement spend. The policy harnesses the Government’s buying power to increase the value of goods, services and construction by delivering social and sustainable outcomes that benefit all Victorians.
Victoria’s Social Procurement Framework – building a fair, inclusive and sustainable Victoria through procurement.
Access the Social Procurement Framework:
Social Procurement Framework - Messages from the Ministers
Read messages from the Ministers responsible for developing the Social Procurement Framework.
Introduction to the Social Procurement Framework
Find out why the Victorian Government is committed to social procurement and how the Social Procurement Framework applies to procurement activities.
Victorian Government’s social and sustainable procurement objectives and outcomes
Find out what objectives and outcomes the Victorian Government aims to achieve through social procurement.
Social procurement - Victorian Government approach
Find out what social procurement means and how the Victorian Government approaches it.
Find out how social procurement integrates sustainable procurement practices to achieve positive environmental outcomes.
Social Procurement Framework requirements and expectations
Find out what requirements and expectations are established by the Social Procurement Framework.
Embedding social procurement
Find out how to embed social procurement into existing procurement processes and everyday buying activity.
Social procurement planning and tactics
Find out what promotes social procurement success and the organisations that can support you.
Implementing and reporting social procurement
Understand the timetable for implementing the Social Procurement Framework and requirements to measure and report on social procurement activities.
Social procurement – Relevant Government policy, legislation and initiatives
Find out which policies, legislation and initiatives are relevant to the Social Procurement Framework.
Social procurement – Terms and definitions
Understand key terms in the Social Procurement Framework.
Social Procurement Framework Case Studies and Highlights report
This report showcases some of the benefits of social procurement using case study examples.
Tools and support
Reviewed 29 October 2019