18 July 2014
The new Directive requires contracting authorities to be able to receive eInvoices and make payment electronically for all contracts regulated under the EU Procurement Directives.
10 July 2014
Director of Procurement and Commercial, Alastair Merrill reflects this month on, amongst other matters, his recent trip to the Scottish Borders, fraud and corruption in commercial relationships, commencement of the Procurement Reform (Scotland) Act’s provisions…
The final extension periods for the national desktop and mobile hardware frameworks will end on 27 May 2015. Moving forward, Scottish Procurement’s ICT Products Team would very much welcome stakeholders views on future requirements in relation to the refresh of the existing agreements…
9 July 2014
Several new pieces of legislation will be changing the regulatory framework for public procurement across the Scottish public sector.
The Central Government framework agreement for the provision of Banking Services went live on 1 July 2014.
8 July 2014
The Scottish Government is to expand the scope of its legal services framework to the whole of the central government sector.
Scottish Government's Paul McNulty, Deputy Director of Policy, Strategy and Systems for Scottish Procurement was recently interviewed for the European Commission's Green Public Procurement (GPP) Newsletter.
30 June 2014
This collaborative framework is expected to create savings of up to 40 per cent for Scottish public sector organisations over a wide range of telephony services.
Scottish Procurement’s National Conference is being held on Tuesday, 21 October at the SECC, Glasgow.