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Dec 02, 2020

Today, on the International day for the abolition of Slavery, we remind you that your new annual reporting statement is likely to be due in the... Read more

Dec 01, 2020

We held two very well attended meetings with our members last week; our first ever quarterly Operational Procurement Network (OPN) meeting and our... Read more

Nov 26, 2020

UK Universities Purchasing Consortia (UKUPC) have developed a document outlining the benefits of joining a Tender Working Party (TWP).  A TWP... Read more

Nov 25, 2020

On 23 November 2020, the Cabinet Office published Procurement Policy Note PPN 08/20 Introduction of Find a Tender.  The PPN includes information... Read more

Nov 17, 2020

Universities UK (UUK) has published a useful guide for universities on how to prepare for the end of the transition period in the event that there is... Read more

Nov 11, 2020

Many of you joined us for the LUPC & SUPC Responsible Procurement event last week.  It was interesting and thought-provoking to hear from... Read more

Oct 29, 2020

LUPC's Autumn 2020 Linked magazine is now available. As well as an update across UKUPC framework agreements and LUPC’s responsible... Read more

Oct 28, 2020

The decision has been taken to postpone the Conference on University Procurement (COUP2021), originally scheduled for 7-9 September 2021, due to the... Read more

Oct 28, 2020

The LUPC & SUPC responsible procurement event, taking place on 4th November, will not only be an opportunity for you to learn from some... Read more

Oct 16, 2020

The results of our membership survey for 2020 are now available in this report. We invite you to have a read to see what our members think of the... Read more

Oct 13, 2020

LUPC has set up quarterly category group meetings for Estates & Facilities Management and Professional Services, with the first ones taking place... Read more

Oct 12, 2020

Last month, LUPC was awarded the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) Corporate Ethics Mark. The accreditation demonstrates our on-... Read more