In public procurement, one size doesn’t fit all. That’s why we have a team of specialist industry experts to help you achieve the very best value for your organisation.
We work with individual local authority colleagues, regional and national sector networks across the UK, as well as important stakeholders such as the Local Government Association and SOLACE to support the sector to achieve the best possible outcomes for their local communities through public procurement.
We work with all the different NHS organisations from individual NHS trusts and procurement groups, to Clinical Commissioning Groups, Integrated Care Systems, and other local partners to help you achieve your procurement goals.
Universities and colleges
We have a dedicated team working with our higher and further education customers to help you achieve your procurement goals. Whether you’re a business manager responsible for buying office supplies, a finance manager looking to improve your payment processes, or an IT manager responsible for upgrading your networks and equipment.
Schools and academies
As the largest public procurement organisation in the UK, we’ve got a range of tailored solutions specifically for schools, academies and multi-academy trust.
We want to help charities and not for profit organisations save time and money when buying business goods and services, so that you can focus on making a real difference.
We want to help social housing providers save time and money when buying business goods and services, so that you can focus on the things that really matter to you and your tenants.
Police and emergency services
Police forces, fire and rescue services, ambulance trusts, coastguards and other emergency services have more important things to handle than administrative issues and costly purchases.
We work closely with strategic partners and collaborate with the Centres of Procurement Expertise across Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland to ensure our commercial agreements meet the needs of our customers in the devolved administrations by taking account of local policy and legislation.
Central government and arm's length bodies
Our team know that in order to improve efficiency and reduce duplication, there is a need to work more collaboratively, bringing together teams and sharing expertise across government departments, arm’s length bodies and the wider public sector.
Bulk buying, also known as aggregation, offers highly competitive prices and a simple tender process.