NHS terms and conditions for procuring goods and services

Terms and conditions for the NHS when procuring goods and services from commercial organisations.


Innovation Partnership

Dynamic Purchasing System

Managed services case study

NHS terms and conditions for the provision of managed services (contract version) (case study example)

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The NHS terms and conditions are for the use of NHS bodies procuring goods and services from commercial organisations. They were updated in January 2017 to reflect changes in the Public Contract Regulations 2015.

The documents provides guidance notes and associated documentation for:

  • contract version
  • purchase order version
  • framework agreements
  • combined goods and services
  • innovation partnerships
  • dynamic purchasing systems
  • managed services

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