Courier, Distribution, Storage and Specialist Solutions


All UK public sector organisations can buy delivery and courier services for the transportation of items and goods, along with storage solutions.


Access a range of services including:

  • international movements, storage and inbound freight services
  • customs clearance
  • receipt and quality checking of goods
  • kitting and co packing (including automation)
  • storage (including pick and pack)
  • transport and distribution
  • courier services including, secure services, same day delivery and overnight delivery
  • collection and delivery of specimens, samples, pharmaceutical and controlled drugs
  • secure collection and storage of examination papers
  • repacking, recycling, disposal, destruction and resale of goods
  • collection, delivery and disposal of firearms and explosives


  • SME friendly, you can work with a mix of small, medium and large suppliers, depending on your needs
  • social value and carbon net zero built in at framework level, allowing you to build on this further at call-off stage and align with your priorities

Product types:

Product types are to be determined following supplier and customer engagement.

Customer engagement

We will be arranging customer forums, details will be shared once finalised.

Supplier engagement

Supplier engagement is taking place between February and May 2024. Please email us to express your interest.

Important links

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Contract Notice in Find a Tender (FTS) Not available yet
Tender documents Not available yet


Activity Estimated dates
Pre-market engagement February to May 2024
Drafting of procurement documentation To September 2024
Publication of find a tender (FTS) notice January 2025
Framework award July 2025