The local government space presents unique challenges which we have helped councils overcome.


NSW organisations - please note that we have been appointed to the Local Government Amalgamation Supplier Panel by the NSW Department of Premier and Cabinet.

Efficiency Works have provided support in many areas of council operations including:



Outcomes reported by our clients include


  • Reduction of 3 days on a reactive maintenance process 

  • Helping reduce LTIFR by 20%

  • Stream lining reporting from 3 different systems to 1 

  • Implementation of a highly visual, easily understood and cascaded performance management system 

  • Staff with a broader knowledge on how to plan to achieve desired outcomes using principles of lean

  • Identification, reduction and elimination of waste within work areas

  • Promoted need for visual awareness which has been incorporated into the communications framework

  • Education for groups on how to implement change within the work place and provided guidance through delivery of change

  • Aided work areas to develop and implement a problem solving methodology

  • Improved manual handling processes 

  • Provision of business improvement tools benefitting work area performance

  • Reduced excess handling and storing of materials by introducing improved standards

  • Teams that now embrace the concept of reducing waste within work environment improving service delivery

  • Providing staff with sense of ownership with an emphasis on sustaining standards.


Efficiency Works’ Local Government clients include


  • Brisbane City Council

  • Gladstone Regional Council

  • Penrith City Council

  • Albury City Council

  • Canterbury Council

  • Camden Council


Workshop attendees also include

  • City of Sydney

  • Warringah Council

  • Hawkesbury Council

  • Bankstown Council

  • Auburn Council

  • Queanbeyan Council

  • Gunedah Shire Council

  • Willoughby Council

  • Local Government NSW


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