Our procurement and contracting arrangements enable us to get the best value from all budgets.  To do this we follow internal regulations and any relevant UK and EU legislation.

Types of contracts

Below £15000

  • Decision to invite tenders/quotations to be made by Chief Officer

Between £15000 and £50000

  • Officer to invite a minimum of three written quotations by a specified time and date

Above £50000 – not exceeding the EU Threshold

  • Formal tender subject to public advert

EU Threshold