Professional association qualifications are available to SA Government personnel under the State Procurement Board’s capability panel contract. These can be obtained through the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply Australasia (CIPSA), and, the International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Management (IFPSMA) (via Comprara Pty Ltd).

For further information please contact the relevant association:

Comprara Pty Ltd – Ben Shute, Chief Executive Officer, email: or tel: (03) 8547 3940.

CIPSA – Cameron Hall, Business Development Manager, email:, or tel: (03) 8611 0307, web: