Sponsorship Policy

Applicable to: Health Service Providers


The Sponsorship Policy establishes a uniform environment of process and governance requirements that apply to Health Service Providers when establishing and managing sponsorship arrangements. This Policy aims to ensure that if Health Service Providers enter into a sponsorship arrangement they do so in a manner which achieves value for money and is consistent with the goals and objectives of the WA health system. This Policy sets out the processes and documentation requirements for Health Service Providers when seeking to enter into a sponsorship agreement.


Type of Amendment Date of Effect Description of Amendment
Major Amendment 9 August 2019
  • Threshold boundary values are now aligned with requirements for the higher threshold.
  • Addition of Integrity Statement
  • Policy no longer applies to Department of Health employees
  • Further minor amendments made to improve clarity and consistency
  • Supporting information amended to acknowledge availability of a range of guides and templates, instead of specific documents

Date of effect: 14 February 2017

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