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Buyers (BHP / BMA)

BHP and BMA employees can register at any time to use the Local Buying Program for their procurement needs. Buyers will be required to validate their registrations via their BHP email. Once registered, buyers can source goods and services from Local Buying Program suppliers by raising Work Instructions.

BHP / BMA Employee Registration

Buyers (Tier A Contractors)

Tier A Contractor employees can register at any time to use the Local Buying Program for their procurement needs. Buyers will be required to validate their registrations via their Tier A Contractor email. Once registered, buyers can source goods and services from Local Buying Program suppliers by raising Work Instructions.

Tier A Contractor Employee Registration

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News & Media Announcements

NAIDOC WEEK | Blak, Loud and Proud

July 10th, 2024

Sunday July 7 marks the start of a weeklong celebration of the history, culture, and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in Australia. C-Res proudly acknowledges and celebrates NAIDOC Week as a time to honour the … Discover more >

Local innovator transforms water storage

June 20th, 2024

SJB Irrigation delivered innovative water solutions to BHP by updating tanks, troughs, pipe, and pump installations. They have been engaged to install two 100,000-litre tanks and two efficient solar pumps capable of moving 41,000 litres per day. One … Discover more >

Newman retail supported through the Local Buying Program

June 20th, 2024

The struggling retail sector is a key topic of discussion in Newman for our local small businesses citing a decrease in foot traffic, security concerns and the cost of living as driving forces contributing to a significant revenue downtown. One of … Discover more >

Small business contributes big to local community

May 7th, 2024

Shift Diesel & Earth have recently completed their 21st Work Instruction since joining the BHP Local Buying Program in July 2021. As residents of Newman with a young family, Ashley and Blain Tucker contribute to the local economy and community … Discover more >

Collaboration provides benefits for the whole community

May 7th, 2024

West Carpentry & Maintenance are a locally owned and operated family business delivering building construction and maintenance services to Olympic Dam, Roxby Downs and Andamooka. They were onboarded to the BHP Local Buying Program in January … Discover more >

Supporting local suppliers to achieve success at NEC

May 7th, 2024

Australian Downhole Geophysical (ADG) is a locally owned geophysical logging company. They conduct blast hole and exploration logging in the Hunter and North West Regions of New South Wales. ADG have been registered on the BHP Local Buying Program … Discover more >

Sourcing local businesses is shockingly effective

May 7th, 2024

Clinton Cragan, Director of Field Electrical and Instrumentation, previously worked in Engineering with BHP for some time and received the suggestion to register with the BHP Local Buying Program when launching his new business. Fields Electrical … Discover more >

No pressure as BHP leads the way for local procurement

April 15th, 2024

Sean Davis, from Under Pressure Contracting had done some research into becoming a vendor for several mining companies, including BHP, and found it to be an incredibly long and difficult process. The BHP Local Buying Program was the fastest and … Discover more >

MIH make a safer workplace happen for BHP Mt Arthur

April 15th, 2024

BHP’s highest priority is to protect the safety and wellbeing of their workforce and the communities where they operate. In order to ensure a safe and productive workplace, BHP engages local Indigenous supplier MIH Services to provide industrial … Discover more >

New Copper SA site receives its first Work Instruction

April 15th, 2024

Throughout the integration of BHP, the operation team have looked for opportunities to utilise the Local Buying Program suppliers as well as existing vendors that may not have previously dealt with BHP, for opportunities at the new Carrapateena … Discover more >