Procurement Links


Achilles is a provider of supplier information that assists and supports the procurement process. They identify, qualify, evaluate and monitor suppliers on behalf of major organisations worldwide.  Their services deliver lasting benefits for buyers and suppliers, including new access to new business opportunities, improving procurement efficiency, and reducing supply chain risk.

Cabinet Office

The Cabinet Office sits at the very centre of government, with an overarching purpose of making government work better.  It supports the Prime Minister and the Cabinet, helping to ensure effective development, coordination and implementation of policy and operations across all government departments.

The Cabinet Office also leads work to ensure the Civil Service provides the most effective and efficient support to Government to help it meet its objectives.

Contracts Finder

Contracts Finder is an online resource that advertises opportunities commissioned by the NHS in England.  The site also contains details of contracts that have been awarded.

Department of Health Procurement and Proposals

Includes details of the Department of Health’s Invitations to Tender (contract opportunities), as advertised within the Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU), together with supplementary information.

Crown Commercial Service (formally Government Procurement Service)

The Crown Commercial Service (CCS) is an executive agency of the Cabinet Office. Its overall priority is to provide procurement savings for the UK Public Sector as a whole and specifically to deliver centralised procurement for Central Government Departments.

The centralisation, standardisation and aggregation of spend on common goods and services are a key mechanism to deliver significant, sustainable cost reductions to Government. Operating at the heart of Government Procurement, it plays a key role delivering expert sourcing, category and centralised data management.

It’s value for money, commercial procurement solutions are fully EU compliant and cover energy, travel, fleet, office solutions, professional services, ICT, e-Commerce and property & facilities management, saving customers time and money.

In 2010-11, the CCS managed £7.6bn of customer spend through its procurement arrangements and services, working with 14,500 organisations in Central Government, Health, Local Government, Devolved Administrations, Education and the Not for Profit sector.



Monitor is the independent regulator of NHS Foundation Trusts. It was established in January 2004 to authorise and regulate NHS foundations trusts. It is independent of central government and directly accountable to Parliament.



SID4GOV provides suppliers with a passport to all public sector opportunities. It enables suppliers to easily search and express interest in hundreds of government opportunities tailored to match their business needs.

Tenders Electronic Daily


Tenders Electronic Daily (TED) is the online version of the ‘Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union’, dedicated to European public procurement.  TED provides free access to business opportunities. It is updated five times a week with approximately 1500 public procurement notices from the European Union, the European Economic Area and beyond.

You can browse, search and sort procurement notices by country, region, business sector and more.

Information about every procurement document is published in the 23 official EU languages. All notices from the European Union’s institutions are published in full in these languages.