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Feb 25, 2021

LUPC members can now access the re-tendered Software Licence Resellers Agreement (SLRA) for their student and staff software needs. The... Read more

Feb 24, 2021

On 19 February 2021, the Cabinet Office published Procurement Policy Note 02/21, which informs contracting authorities of requirements in relation to... Read more

Feb 17, 2021

On behalf of the Chair and Board of LUPC, I am pleased to share with you our Annual Review for 2019-20. Despite collaborative procurement spend... Read more

Feb 11, 2021

Various legal services events have been organised by suppliers on the Legal Services (PFB5041 LU) framework agreement which may be of interest.... Read more

Feb 11, 2021

We have many tools and resources available on the LUPC website to help members with their responsible procurement practices.  A new... Read more

Feb 08, 2021

Almost a year on from the start of the pandemic, we know that majority of university staff are still working from home. The suppliers to Lot 1 of the... Read more

Feb 05, 2021

One of the biggest benefits of being a LUPC member is the number and variety of events and training sessions (free of charge or subsidised) that LUPC... Read more

Feb 04, 2021

Driving awareness and improvement in responsible procurement for our members and the wider community benefit is a key part of what LUPC does and we... Read more

Feb 04, 2021

Achilles, a provider of one of our member benefits, Achilles’ THEMis, has written a useful whitepaper on the Reform of Public Procurement Law after... Read more

Feb 03, 2021

In 2019-20, members collectively saved £19m after spending over £234m, using our framework agreements. Members have access to over 100 goods and... Read more

Feb 03, 2021

LUPC works closely with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation on our responsible procurement activity and they have many resources tailored to HE Institutes... Read more

Feb 02, 2021

We would like to introduce Martina Trusgnach, who is undertaking her PhD in the Business, Human Rights and Environment (BHRE) Research Group at the... Read more