External Links

A list of links to sites with content closely related to public procurement and purchasing. Links to third party sites are provided for your convenience. The Scottish Government does not control these sites nor is it responsible for their contents. Inclusion of links does not imply endorsement of the site, business or organisation, or of the material displayed on these sites. Third party sites will open in a new window. Click on one of the items below.


A Wealthier and Fairer Scotland

The Government's Wealthier and Fairer strategic objective is to enable businesses and people to increase their wealth and allow more people to share fairly in that wealth.

Creating a wealthier and fairer Scotland is central to the Government's Purpose. By making Scotland wealthier and fairer, we will: generate more opportunities to work; make Scotland a more attractive place to live, work and invest; and ensure that the benefits of increased national prosperity are shared fairly across Scotland.

A Wealthier and Fairer Scotland

Advanced Procurement for Universities and Colleges

The Centre of Expertise for Higher & Further Education institutions.

Advanced Procurement for Universities and Colleges

Business Club Scotland

BusinessClub Scotland is a new initiative designed to ensure that Scotland’s business community capitalises on the country’s ambitious events programme in the run up to the 2014 Commonwealth Games and beyond

Business Club Scotland

CGCoPE

The Centre of Expertise for Central Government, which includes numerous Agencies & non-departmental public bodies (NDPBs).

CGCoPE

CompeteFor

CompeteFor is the chosen site of London 2012 for the publication of Games-related contract opportunities.

CompeteFor

Enterprise Europe Network

The Enterprise Europe Network offers support and advice to businesses across Europe and helps them make the most of the opportunities in the European Union.

Enterprise Europe Network

NHS Scotland National Procurement

The Centre of Expertise for Health.

NHS Scotland National Procurement

Procurement Scotland

Procurement Scotland is the organisation tasked with implementing strategies and frameworks for National Category A goods and services on behalf of all Scottish public bodies.

Procurement Scotland

Scotland EXCEL

The Centre of Expertise for Local Authorities.

Scotland EXCEL

Scottish Council for Development and Industry

The Scottish Council for Development and Industry is an independent membership network which strengthens Scotland's competitiveness by influencing Government policies to encourage sustainable economic prosperity.

Scottish Council for Development and Industry

Scottish Government

The devolved Government for Scotland is responsible for most of the issues of day-to-day concern to the people of Scotland, including health, education, justice, rural affairs, and transport.

Scottish Government

Scottish Procurement Directorate

The public procurement reform programme aims to drive up standards in the way the public sector procures goods and services to ensure that tax payers money is spent as wisely as possible.

Scottish Procurement Directorate

Supplier Development Programme

The Supplier Development Programme aims to assist businesses improve their performance in winning contracts with Scottish Public Sector Organisations. We offer information, support, news, events and workshops covering procurement issues and unravel the tendering process.

Supplier Development Programme

eProcurement Scotland

eProcurement Scotland (ePS) is a fully hosted and managed 24 x 7 eProcurement service which supports the full purchase to pay cycle providing a range of services including e-sourcing (electronic tendering and auctions) and transactional purchase to pay solutions.

eProcurement Scotland

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