Blackadder Associates is a nationwide specialist management consultancy, with a reputation for providing quality and responsive services to local government. We understand the dynamics and complexities of organisational leadership; especially in the high-pressured environment in which Councillors and senior leaders operate. With our experts located throughout Australia, and on the ground in our Sydney Head Office, we have the breadth and reach to serve all local government organisations, Australia-wide.
With decades of executive leadership experience in local government, our key services were developed to help improve your organisational performance and increase productivity – providing independent professionalism; fresh creativity; high responsiveness and, with the utmost integrity — value and quality results.
Hall & Wilcox
Hall & Wilcox is a leading Australian independent business law firm. They deliver smarter law. This means being smarter across their our entire business - by being progressive, by their commitment to excellence and by our focus on building relationships. For their clients this translates to better quality, better value, improved efficiency and greater ease of doing business.
Hall & Wilcox has extensive experience working with government regulatory authorities and a proud history providing professional legal services within the public and private sectors. Through their depth of talent, their team members have delivered successful outcomes for in excess of 40 local councils and numerous other government agencies.
They are trusted legal advisers that assist in the implementation of policy objectives for government. Hall & Wilcox understands the culture and dynamics of the public sector environment, and consistently delivers effective results for our public sector clients. These results are underpinned by a capacity to meet significant compliance, reporting and other accountability requirements.
They also understand that resolving issues often requires achieving the right balance of political, administrative and strategic imperatives. To achieve this balance, you will have access to a senior team of specialists who have extensive experience working with government regulatory authorities on a broad range of issues including all property related matters.
We are organisational strategists. Our purpose is to assist organisations and people to achieve great results. We do this by combining strategy, leadership and culture; the essential ingredients for business results. We are a consulting practice - Sydney based – that for more than 15 years has worked throughout Australia and into Asia. We work across Private, Public, Not for Profit and Profit for Cause sectors and our consultants bring this cross sector experience to everything that they do.
We stand out in the market due to the strength of the partnerships we create, our pragmatism, and our passion in aligning with clients' goals and dreams and delivering solutions that work and are robust. All our consultants have been on the seat in executive or CEO roles so they are able to bring practical experience to the table.
In an increasingly complex world, PwC works with businesses, Government and the community to help Australia continue to thrive and grow.
PwC Australia delivers quality in audit, assurance, consulting and tax services to more than 5,000 clients.
We’re part of a network of firms in 158 countries with over 250,000 people. PwC is one of the top 50 brands worldwide and PwC Australia is ranked first on LinkedIn’s Top Companies list of where Australians want to work. We are bold about our commitment to diversity and inclusion, and we empower flexible working.
Our purpose is to build trust in society and solve important problems.
We believe the most important problems are better solved together. PwC is a powerful multiplier of connections and innovation. It’s what we do best: connecting people, businesses, technology and ideas to solve important problems.
At PwC, we call this The Together Effect.
Statewide Mutual JLT
Since 1993, Statewide Mutual has provided stable insurance premiums, sound risk management and industry-specific claims administration to our Members. We’re the largest Member-owned Local Government self-insurance scheme in Australia, working in partnership with the vast majority of NSW councils.
Our proud history of mutuality results in unmatched buying power, financial strength and stable premiums for our Members year after year.
Statewide Mutual is owned by its Members, controlled by a Board of management elected by the Members to represent a region, and managed by JLT.
JLT is the market leader in the provision of insurance services to the local government industry, administering self-insurance schemes across all states, comprising over 450 entities Australia-wide.
JLT provide an end to end whole of risk solution to meet Members insurance needs including insurance broking and advice, claims management services and risk consulting.
Statewide Mutual and JLT are a dynamic partnership working together to develop innovative solutions to address emerging risks facing the local government industry and achieve the ultimate aim of ensuring a stable, sustainable insurance program for the Member councils.
Telstra is Australia’s leading telecommunications and technology company, offering a full range of communications services and competing in all telecommunications markets.
In Australia they provide 17.7 million retail mobile services, 4.9 million retail fixed voice services and 3.6 million retail fixed broadband services. Telstra is proud to be helping customers improve the ways in which they live and work through connection