Jeff Tate Consulting

About .......

Jeff Tate Consulting Pty Ltd was formed by Jeff Tate in November 2011 and has since undertaken over 120 projects in South Australia, New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria.

Jeff is a specialist in policy and strategy development, review and implementation; organisational alignment; partnering and relationships; governance; problem solving; leadership mentoring and coaching; and facilitation and negotiation. He also partners with other quality specialist consultants to meet the individual needs of clients.

He has extensive experience in the local government sector including almost 20 years as Chief Executive. As Chief Executive of the City of Onkaparinga for over 14 years, the largest local authority in South Australia created from an amalgamation of three former Councils, Jeff led the organisation to become a high performing organisation with a national reputation for innovation in meeting current and emerging needs of its communities.

Jeff is also an experienced Board member and is currently the Chair of the South Australian Coast Protection Board.

The consultancy has assisted Not for Profit, Local and State Government organisations in a wide range of areas, including:

  • Organisational reviews and governance – transformation, role clarity, alignment with strategy, systems, structure, performance

  • Policy development and review

  • Strategic planning

  • Regional collaboration and shared services

  • Elected Member and staff workshops and facilitation

  • CEO performance reviews

  • Prudential reports

  • Mentoring and advice

  • Environment – stormwater management, wastewater, River Murray community projects, waste management, energy, green buildings

  • Regional economy – business growth intentions

  • Local and State Government collaboration

  • Amalgamation and boundary change processes.


Jeff Tate Consulting Pty Ltd

M: 0414 962162

P: GPO Box 1140, Adelaide SA 5001


ABN 80 152 792 919