The registered suppliers have (or are in the process of having) their local manufacturing supply chain ethically:
The accreditation assures buyers that registered suppliers comply with relevant labour laws relating to wages, awards and working conditions.
The key objectives of the Ethical supplier register are:
- for departments and agencies to buy uniforms and personal protective equipment from a list of small to medium enterprises with Ethical Clothing Australia accreditation or independently verified ethical local manufacturing
- to support the Victorian Government’s commitment to creating and retaining local jobs in the local manufacture of uniforms and personal protective equipment
- to support ethical employment practices in the local manufacture of uniforms and personal protective equipment
How do suppliers apply to the ethical supplier register ?
Suppliers can apply at any time for registration on the Ethical supplier register. Suppliers need to respond to the Invitation to Register.
To be eligible for registration, a supplier must:
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Reviewed 08 October 2019