In December 2012, Government Procurement Service (GPS) and UK Shared Business Services Ltd (UK SBS) (formerly RCUK SCC Ltd) signed a Memorandum of Understanding as part of the ongoing implementation of the Public Expenditure Committee for Efficiency and Reform (PEX) recommendations.
The Ministry of Defence has awarded a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) contract for the provision of both bulk and cylinder LPG. Public sector organisations may be added to the contract.
The current AHP/HSS framework has been extended until 31 August to ensure continuity of service during the development of the replacement framework. We anticipate the new framework will be tendered later this month and go live in September.
Our April procurement update is now available.
The AIMS system was decommissioned on 31 March 2013 due to the current clinical framework agreements coming to an end.
The information within AIMS, which is for temporary clinical staffing agreements only, is still visible but please be aware it may not be up to date or accurate.
A series of workshops are being held to provide support and guidance to customers.
Civil Service Live brings together civil servants and private sector organisations to engage, share best practice and discuss how best to tackle the pertinent challenges government face.
Vodafone will be holding a series of GSi Convergence Framework (GCF) Customer Forums in May to help your organisation transition from GCF to PSN as smoothly as possible.
Pricing templates for FY13/14 for Non Medical Non Clinical Resource are now available and can be found in the eSourcing suite.
The Cabinet Office and GPS have now completed the procurement stage of this pilot and a 20 year contract with Air Products is expected to deliver £84 million in savings over the life of the contract, through an innovative fixed agreement that will provide stability in what the public sector