Doing business with us

The department's guidelines on the supply of goods and services, access to the eBusiness Portal and making a Freedom of Information request.

Making a Freedom of Information request

You can make a Freedom of Information (FOI) request for yourself or on behalf of others to access documents held by the Victorian Government ministers or departments.

Procurement policies

The department's arrangements for the supply of goods and services in accordance with the policies of the Victorian Government Purchasing Board (VGPB). Includes the procurement activity plan (PAP).

Protective markings

Protective markings are visual sensitivity labels applied to information handled by the department and shared with its agencies, partners and third party providers.


You can subpoena the department to provide documents for legitimate legal purposes.

eBusiness Portal

The department has a number of computer-based applications that are, or will be in the future, available for use over the Internet by management, staff and volunteers of funded agencies.