User Guides

To view general procurement information and guidance click on one of the options below.

External Links

A list of links to sites with content closely related to public procurement and purchasing.

General Procurement Guidance

Guidance on various aspects of public procurement, including guidelines on national and EU public procurement procedures.

General Procurement Guidance

Publishing Guidance

Guides, help and resources for organisations who wish to publish tender notices.

Publishing Guidance

Supplier Guidance

Guides, help and resources for suppliers and other organisations who wish to participate in the public procurement process.

Supplier Guidance

Policy/Legislation

Policy & strategy documents/reports and statutory instruments, etc

Policy/Legislation

Template Documents

The National Procurement Service (NPS) is pleased to announce that it has produced a suite of documents to be used across the Central Government Departments / Civil Service for the procurement of low to medium risk goods and services.

Template Documents

Other

Training and other guidance material

Other