Buying goods and services in education

Guidance and promotional material for education organisations on buying goods and services from the Crown Commercial Service.

The Crown Commercial Service (CCS) works with organisations across the education sector including academies, free schools, colleges and universities to help them save money by using legally compliant deals for commonly required goods and services.

This collection of documents bring together best practice guidance, brochures and newsletters outlining how CCS can help education organisations access value for money deals and meet the regulations surrounding how public money is spent.

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Published 26 January 2015
Last updated 9 January 2017 + show all updates
  1. Further guidance added.

  2. Added information about procurement training for schools

  3. First published.