Adelaide PHN - An Australian Government Initiative

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Commissioning Adelaide PHN - An Australian Government Initiative


Adelaide PHN (APHN) receives funding from the Australian Government Department of Health to commission services which meet the health needs of the Adelaide metropolitan community.

Find out about Adelaide PHN' commissioning process via our Commissioning Handbook: The Service Providers Guide Resource. 

Adelaide PHN's Commissioning Governance Framework addresses the five phases of the Commissioning Cycle, click here to see the APHN Commissioning Cycle diagram.

The APHN has established an e-Procurement website through TenderLink, to provide health service providers, contractors, consultants and suppliers with access to a range of commissioning opportunities. Please register and create a profile with Tenderlink  to receive email alerts of new commissioning opportunities as they are advertised.

The APHN has made available a suite of population health resources on our community profile and needs. If you wish to find out more, please download the information from the following locations on our website: Needs AssessmentPopulation Health Data - PostcodeMapsHealth Matrixes and Community Profile.


Current Opportunities​

  • headspace Adelaide Centre and hYEPP Request for Tender (RFT)
    This RFT is now open and will close at 12:00 midday ACDT Friday 9 November 2018. RFT guidelines can be reviewed here. All enquiries and applications must be lodged via Tenderlink. Previous communication regarding the transition to a new lead agency released in the lead up to this RFT is available via this page

Upcoming Opportunities

  • No upcoming opportunities are available, please check back later.

Recently Closed Opportunities

  • Mental Health Shared Care Service (MHSCS) Project RFP
    Contract negotiation with preferred providers underway

Commissioned Projects

  • Self-Presentation Assessment and Referral Service (SPARS) Project
    Contracts signed with Neami (LTW)
  • Paediatric Partnership Northern Project
    Contracts Signed with Adelaide Paediatrics
  • SA PHNs' Conference Management 2019
    Contracts signed with AMPHEat
  • Self-Presentation Assessment and Referral Service (SPARS) - Northern Region
    Contracts signed with Sonder
  • headspace Centre Onkaparinga & Integrated Practice Unit - Youth South
    Contracts signed with Sonder
  • headspace Centre Edinburgh North & Integrated Practice Unit - Youth North
    Contracts signed with Sonder
  • Closing the Gap Integrated Team Care (CTG ITC) Program 2018-21
    Contracts signed with Sonder
  • Aboriginal Health and Youth Care Coordination Project
    Contracts signed with LKG Community
  • CPD Events and Immunisation CPD Events Project
    Contracts signed with SAPMEA
  • CPD Events Project
    Contracts signed with Sonder
  • PMHCS headspace Port Adelaide and Integrated Practice Unit - Youth Support Project 2018-19
    Contracts signed with Centacare
  • Peer Support Network Grants
    Contracts signed with 11 providers
  • Northern Adelaide General Practice Liaison Unit (GPLU) Project
    Contracts signed with NALHN
  • Cultural Learning for Primary Health Care Providers Program
    Contracts signed with Linking Futures
  • Lived Experience Telephone Support Service (LETSS) 
    Contracts signed with Neami (Links to Wellbeing Consortium)
  • Business and Clinical Leadership Training Program (also known as Practice Leadership Advantage Program)
    Contracts signed with BMP Healthcare Consulting
  • Palliative Care Access to Medicines (PCAM) Project
    Contracts signed with Pharmaceutical Society of Australia
  • Healthcare Homes Enhanced Access Grants
    Contracts signed with Arkaba Medical Centre, the Health Hub, and Stables Medical Centre (Health Sense)
  • Integrated Care Hubs Enhanced Access Grant
    Contracts signed with Hackham Medical Centre
  • Mother-Infant Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (Mi-DBT) Group Project - Northern Adelaide
    Contracts signed with Northern Health Network (now Sonder)
  • Trojan's Trek Project
    Contracts signed with Trojan's Trek Foundation
  • Screening Saves Lives Project
    Contracts signed with James Rickard
  • headspace Enhancement Initiatives Program
    Contracts signed with Headspace Services Limited and Northern Health Network (now Sonder)
  • Extended Primary Care for People Residing in Residential Aged Care Facilities (EPC4RACF) Project
    Contracts signed with Southern Cross Care
  • headspace Onkaparinga
    Contracts signed with Northern Health Network (now Sonder)
  • Adelaide Refugees and New Arrivals Project (ARANAP)
    Contracts signed with both the Australian Refugee Association Inc (ARA) and Survivors of Torture and Trauma Assistance and Rehabilitation Service (STTARS)
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Peer Support for Cancer Screening Project
    Contracts signed
  • Adelaide Respiratory Health Project
    Contracts signed
  • Primary Care Support –  Peer Support Networks Small Grants
    Contracts signed
  • Adelaide Disability Medical Services Primary Health Care Enhancement Project
    Contracts signed
  • General Practice Outreach Project – Aboriginal Health
    Contracts signed
  • Adelaide PHN Care Connections Initiative – Integrated Care Hubs (ICH)
    Contracts signed
  • Adelaide PHN Care Connections Initiative – Care First
    Contracts signed
  • Adelaide PHN Care Connections Initiative – Local Area Coordinator Services
    Contracts signed
  • SA PHNs and Women’s and Children’s Hospital (WCH) General Practice Liaison Unit (GPLU) Project
    Contracts signed
  • The Dandelion Project (Extended Primary Care for People Residing in Residential Aged Care Facilities (EPC4RACF))
    Contracts signed
  • Living Well with Persistent Pain Program
    Contracts signed
  • Child & Youth Wellbeing in Schools through Literacy – Southern APHN
    Contracts signed
  • Drug and Alcohol Program – Ice Strategy
    Contracts signed
  • Drug and Alcohol Program
    Contracts signed
  • Primary Mental Health Care Program  
    Contracts signed

  • Champion Nurse Immunisation Program
    Contracts signed

  • Incentivising Primary Health Care Providers to Deliver Innovative Approaches to After-Hours Care
    Contracts signed

  • Education/training organisations to provide innovative, multi-disciplinary training and education
    Contracts signed



Adelaide PHN's Commissioning Cycle