Liberals vow to increase supply of indigenous enterprises

Adam Leach is a freelance business journalist
30 May 2016

Malcom Turnbull has promised to build on the success of the indigenous procurement policy to open up more opportunities in public sector contracts and increase the supply of indigenous owned businesses if he is re-elected as prime minister.

Speaking in Brisbane at the launch of the Liberal party's indigenous affairs policy package, Turnbull said that, since taking power, his government had awarded 911 contracts worth a total of $154.1 million to indigenous businesses.

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