Safer working supplies
We’ve worked with our suppliers to bring you quick and easy access to a wide range of products that you may need, with products ring-fenced for public and third sector customers.
This includes products in categories, such as:
- protective equipment (not for medical use)
- social distancing and workplace
- cleaning and hygiene
Procurement Policy Notes (PPN)
Information and guidance on public procurement regulations and responding to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
Procurement Policy Note 01/20: Responding to COVID-19
Information about buying goods and services urgently.
Procurement Policy Note 02/20: Supplier relief due to COVID-19
Information about paying suppliers including:
- paying contingent workers
- supplier relief
- model interim payment terms
- general FAQs
- additional guidance, FAQs and model terms for construction
Procurement Policy Note 03/20: Use of procurement cards - COVID-19
Guidance on the use of procurement cards to support cash flow for suppliers.
Procurement Policy Note 04/20: Recovery and Transition from COVID-19
Information and guidance for public bodies on payment of their suppliers to ensure service continuity during the coronavirus outbreak. Note: this PPN expired on 31 October 2020.
Catalogue of supplier offers
We have received thousands of offers from suppliers across the UK to provide goods and services to the public sector during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
There is a whole range of offers including:
- free legal advice
- building materials
- warehouse space
- staff recruitment and resourcing
Letter to customers (sent 19 March 2020)
A letter to our customers about the steps we are taking to make sure we can continue to offer urgent commercial support to maintain public services.
Coronavirus related news items
Take a look at our news section for the latest information, advice and guidance to help our customers respond to the challenges of coronavirus.
Get the things you need, as quickly as possible
Our colleagues are ready to help you get the things you urgently need.
We have extended some of our commercial agreements so they can be used for longer. We have also paused non essential commercial agreements so we can focus on the more urgent needs.
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