Keep up to date with the latest Member, procurement and industry news.

Apr 27, 2020

From 1 January 2021 a new e-notification service called Find a Tender will be used to post and view public sector procurement notices. Contracting... Read more

Apr 22, 2020

Chair of UKUPC Board, Richard Murphy and LUPC director, Don Bowman have issued a statement outlining the consortia's support and services to the HE... Read more

Apr 21, 2020

Some of the key content from the LUPC & SUPC Conference 2020 will be available to UK Universities Purchasing Consortia (UKUPC) members as... Read more

Apr 20, 2020

We are now uploading presentations and webinars from our events and meetings to a dedicated page on our website. It currently features slides from... Read more

Apr 08, 2020

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Over 20 people from the UKUPC consortia have volunteered their services to the NHS as procurement specialists during this COVID-19 pandemic.... Read more

Apr 07, 2020

The UK Universities Purchasing Consortia (UKUPC), their members and supply chains are providing much needed personal protective equipment (PPE) and... Read more

Apr 06, 2020

We know our members need some information to help them deal with immediate challenges thrown up by COVID-19, so along with SUPC we have put together... Read more

Apr 02, 2020

The Global Mobility Services agreement is due to end on the 30th September 2020. Work on the retender is now in progress. This framework... Read more

Mar 24, 2020

The North East University Purchasing Consortium (NEUPC) has recently launched a new framework for Firefighting Equipment and Associated Services (... Read more

Mar 20, 2020

The Cabinet Office has issued a Procurement Policy Note (PPN) 02/20 which sets out information and guidance for public bodies on payment of their... Read more

Mar 18, 2020

New guidance emphasises that authorities may need to procure goods and services urgently following the COVID-19 pandemic.   The note... Read more

Mar 17, 2020

Please see below regular updates and resources in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic.   Update 8-07-2020 - VAT on PPE   The VAT... Read more