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UKUPC Market Insight Documents (June 2024) now available!

Jun 13 2024

UKUPC has published the latest UKUPC Market Insight Documents (June 2024).

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Tender Document Templates for Members

Jun 12 2024

Tender Documentation Templates are now available for members of LUPC, NEUPC and SUPC as a useful resource for procurement teams.

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UKUPC May 2024 Update

May 29 2024

Please find here the UKUPC Update for May 2024. The latest general UKUPC information is provided specifically in this edition by the Systems and Responsible Procurement Group.

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Cleaning Solutions Framework

May 20 2024

We are happy to announce that Members now have access to the latest iteration of the Cleaning Solutions (including Cleaning and Janitorial Supplies, Cleaning Equipment, Recycling Bins and Street Furniture) Framework (JAN 3148 NW).

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Facilities Services Framework Launch

May 8 2024

We are pleased to announce that Members now have access to the latest iteration of the Facilities Services Framework (EFM3141 NW)

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UKUPC April update

Apr 24 2024

We are pleased to share the latest UKUPC update, which you can access here.

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Latest Travel Management Services Framework now available

Apr 5 2024

The re-tendered national Travel Management Services Framework  is now available to LUPC members.

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LUPC Annual Membership Survey Report 2023

Mar 20 2024

The annual LUPC Membership Survey Report 2023 is now available, providing feedback from members on how we are performing and what we can do better.  

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UKUPC Strategy Day: Review of activity and next steps

Mar 19 2024

Earlier this month, colleagues from across the UKUPC partners gathered in York to attend a strategy day to discuss how we can provide best value to our members

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UKUPC member support for the new Procurement Act implementation!

Mar 11 2024

This article provides a summary of UKUPC training and support, including the UKUPC Procurement Act Webinar Series created by LUPC, to help UKUPC members prepare for implementation of the Procurement Act.  

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UKUPC Market Insight Documents (March 2024)

Mar 1 2024

The latest quarterly UKUPC Market Insight Documents (March 2024) are now available.

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Photographic Equipment & Consumables Framework Launch

Feb 21 2024

We are pleased to announce that Members now have access to the latest iteration of the Photographic Equipment & Consumables Framework (AVI3199 NW).

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Mobile Phones - Ethically Sourced Agreement now available

Feb 20 2024

LUPC is pleased to announce that the latest iteration of the Mobile Phones - Ethically Sourced Framework (TEL5082 LU), is now available to Members of APUC, HEPCW,  LUPC, NEUPC, NWUPC, and SUPC. 

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LUPC Celebrates National Apprenticeship Week

Feb 9 2024

This year we welcomed our first ever Procurement Trainee Apprentices, Amariah and Zahran. During National Apprenticeship Week we are putting the spotlight on them as we hear about their first impressions!

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Framework Launch webinar: Veterinary Supplies Implementation LAB1030AP

Feb 2 2024

The new iteration of the APUC Veterinary Supplies framework agreement will go live on 10th February 2024.

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Announcing LUPC Procurement Training Courses for 2024

Feb 1 2024

We’re really pleased to launch a series of procurement training courses for LUPC full members.

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Research finds public organisations are not sufficiently equipped to address modern slavery and climate change risks in their supply chains

Jan 22 2024

The report on the research project to develop evidence-based recommendations for policymakers, public sector purchasing managers and supply chain managers on the links between climate change and modern slavery has been published.  

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LUPC Annual Review for 2022-2023 published today

Jan 11 2024

We are pleased to advise that we have published our Annual Review for 2022-2023

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Modern Slavery & Human Trafficking Prevention Month

Jan 11 2024

To mark Human Trafficking Awareness Month this January, we would like to take a moment to salute the work of Unseen, a not-for-profit organisation, who runs a modern slavery and exploitation helpline.

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LUPC welcomes first ever Procurement Trainee Apprentices

Jan 3 2024

This morning we welcomed our first ever Procurement Trainee Apprentices, Amariah Nair and Zahran Ahmed.

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2024!

Dec 21 2023

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year 2024
The LUPC Office will be closed from Friday 22 December with the team returning on Wednesday 3 January.

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LUPC Publishes ninth Modern Slavery Statement (MSS)

Dec 20 2023

LUPC is pleased to publish its ninth Modern Slavery Statement (MSS) covering 2022-23.

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Transforming Public Procurement December update

Dec 15 2023

Final update of the year on Transforming Public Procurement

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Procurement Value Survey 2022/23: now open!

Dec 14 2023

The Procurement Value Survey (PVS) is now open for 2022/23 submissions.

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COP28: Final Update

Dec 13 2023

Final update on COP28 🌎

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COP28: Over $83,38bn in climate finance committed!

Dec 7 2023

Over $83,38bn in climate finance has been committed so far at COP28.

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Transforming Public Procurement – The Government Commercial Function launches ‘Knowledge Drops’

Dec 6 2023

The Government Commercial Function has announced the launch of the first official training products to support the introduction of the new Procurement Act: the Transforming Public Procurement Knowledge Drops.

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COP28: the first big breakthrough!

Dec 5 2023

Amid all the controversy at COP28, day one saw the first big breakthrough: an agreement on a Loss and Damage Fund providing compensation for poor states affected by climate change.

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Gift Cards & Vouchers Framework (OFF3019 NW) now available!

Dec 5 2023

The Gift Cards & Vouchers Framework (OFF3019 NW) is now available to Members. This framework is a new agreement and was previously part of the Promotional Merchandise Framework. 

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Latest UKUPC Market Insight Document available (December 2023)

Dec 1 2023

The latest quarterly UKUPC Market Insight Document (December 2023) is now available. 

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COP28 Starts!

Nov 30 2023

COP28 will be held from 30 November – 12 December 2023 in Dubai.  We will bring you updates and commentary from some of our partners and the expert suppliers on LUPC’s carbon offset framework agreement.

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Bespoke reports now available on My LUPC!

Nov 27 2023

Your Member Benefits page  is now even more tailored to you! At the top of this page, you will find buttons that will take your through to your profile; your discussions; your Events; and now your Documents.

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LUPC Membership Survey for 2023 is now open!

Nov 13 2023

LUPC members have the chance to let us know how we are performing in our Annual Membership Survey.

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Annual Member Benefit Reports now out

Nov 9 2023

Our bespoke annual member benefit reports have been sent to our full members

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New NWUPC Facilities Supplies Framework now available

Nov 9 2023

The new Facilities Supplies Framework (EFM3190 NW) is now available to Members.
This agreement is a renewal of Air Filters, Electrical Products and Plumbing and Heating Supplies.

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Announcing Two Procurement Trainee Apprenticeship Roles at LUPC

Nov 6 2023

We are excited to announce that we are recruiting for two Procurement Trainee Apprentices at LUPC. 

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New Financial Thresholds from 1 January 2024

Oct 31 2023

The new financial thresholds for the application of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 have been announced.

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Procurement Act 2023 receives Royal Assent

Oct 27 2023

The Procurement Act 2023 received Royal Assent yesterday. 

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eForms - new digital standard form for publishing to TED

Oct 23 2023

From Wednesday 25 October, a new digital form is to be used for publishing official OJEU notices.

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Fairphone

Oct 19 2023

The LUPC-led Mobile Phones - Ethically Sourced Agreement via Your Co-op Mobile, has now been updated on HE Contracts to include the new Fairphone 5 alongside the current series 4.

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Last chance to submit spend data for 2022-23

Oct 16 2023

We have extended the deadline for full members to send through their non-pay spend data from their accounts system for 2022-23, to 31 October 2023.

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Print Solutions Framework Launch

Oct 9 2023

We are delighted to announce that Members now have access to the latest iteration of the Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) for Print Solutions Framework (PRI3137 NW).

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High Value Laboratory Equipment (HVLE) Framework Launched!

Sep 27 2023

NWUPC Ltd announce the latest iteration of the High Value Laboratory Equipment (HVLE) Framework (LAB3162 NW).

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Updates to SUPC's PMA+: Is your organisation fit for the future?

Sep 25 2023

Have you heard about Southern University Purchasing Consortium (SUPC)’s PMA+?
SUPC, part of the wider UK Universities Purchasing Consortia, has recently updated its Procurement Maturity Assessment (PMA+)!

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Welcome to new member - Nominet!

Sep 22 2023

Nominet is the latest organisation to become a full member of LUPC.

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LUPC proudly renews CIPS Corporate Ethics certification

Sep 14 2023

LUPC renews The CIPS Corporate Ethics certification: this publicly reinforces an organisation's assurance to ethical sourcing and supplier management. 

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UKUPC Conference 2023 - it’s a wrap!

Sep 13 2023

UKUPC Conference 2023: 250 delegates, 80 exhibitors, 4 plenaries, 23 breakout sessions, one street food mini-festival and a Conference & Procurement Awards Dinner, all over a two-day period. It is safe to say we had a blast!

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Latest UKUPC Market Insight Document available (September 2023)

Sep 12 2023

The latest quarterly UKUPC Market Insight Document (September 2023) is now available.

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UKUPC Procurement Awards – Your winners announced!

Sep 12 2023

The UKUPC Procurement Awards 2023 winners announced!

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UKUPC Procurement Awards – vote for your winners

Aug 31 2023

The  UKUPC Conference 2023 will play host to our UKUPC Conference and Procurement Awards dinner on Wednesday 6 September and the winners will be decided directly by you our conference delegates!

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Carbon Support Survey

Aug 23 2023

Help us design a programme that supports members with their decarbonisation journey by completing this online survey by 20 September 2023.  

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Action Sustainability: LUPC ISO 20400 re-assessment Case Study

Aug 22 2023

Action Sustainability have put together a case study based on LUPC ISO re-assessment.

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UKUPC Conference 2023 – Virtual conference tickets now available

Aug 8 2023

Virtual tickets for the UKUPC Conference 2023 are now available!

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Networking - HE Supply & Services 2 (HENSS2) ITS2008NE framework now available

Jul 20 2023

LUPC, APUC, HEPCW, NEUPC, NWUPC, and SUPC members can now access the new national Networking - HE Supply & Services 2 (HENSS2) ITS2008NE.

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Transforming Public Procurement: Part 2 Consultation on draft regulations to implement the Procurement Bill

Jul 20 2023

A look at the main impacts of the Procurement Bill and key elements of Part 2 of the consultation.

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Standard Ts and Cs template available for LUPC members

Jul 10 2023

Standard Terms and Conditions have now been prepared for members to use in their procurements that are outside of framework call-offs. 

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New NWUPC Broadcasting Equipment and Integration Services Framework launched

Jul 6 2023

LUPC is very pleased to announce that the latest iteration of the Broadcasting Equipment and Integration Services - AVI3145 NW, is now available to Members.

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New LUPC Debt Recovery Framework Agreement launches

Jul 4 2023

Members of LUPC, APUC, HEPCW, NEUPC, NWUPC, and SUPC can now access the new national Debt Recovery Services framework agreement.  

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LUPC seeking Board members

Jul 3 2023

London Universities Purchasing Consortium (LUPC) is looking up to four Board members, to assist in the governance of the company.

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New National Waste Management Services (sustainable) Framework Agreement now live!

Jun 26 2023

The latest iteration of the Waste Management Service framework agreement launches today!

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