Guidelines on directly engaging Australian Disability Enterprises

This guide explains how agencies can procure from Australian Disability Enterprises (ADEs) directly, without undertaking a competitive process.

This guide describes:

  • purchasing from an ADE
  • the key policy requirements when engaging an ADE
  • ensuring value for money
  • whether a formal contract is required

It also includes a flowchart that assists your agency decide whether to buy from an ADE. 


13 August 2019


Social Procurement Initiative Team
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Page reviewed 30 August 2019