We provide a range of commercial, property and programme and project management services to our colleagues in the Scottish Government and wider public sector in Scotland.
Through our work, our vision is: “To be world leaders in innovative public procurement, asset management and project assurance, enabling the best outcomes for Scotland.”
For further information visit our website: http://www.gov.scot/About/People/Directorates/SPCD
APUC (Advanced Procurement for Universities and Colleges) Limited is the procurement centre of expertise for Scotland’s 62 universities and colleges.
It is a private limited company, owned by its client institutions and established in response to the McClelland Report: Review of Public Procurement in Scotland, which made recommendations for public procurement reform.
Scotland Excel is the Centre of Procurement Expertise for the local government sector in Scotland. Established in 2008, our remit is to work collaboratively with members and suppliers to raise procurement standards, secure best value for customers and to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of public sector procurement in Scotland.
Scotland Excel develops and manages collaborative contracts for products and services where a strategic requirement is identified across our sector. We facilitate the development and sharing of best procurement practice and take an active role in ensuring that the needs of our sector are understood within the wider landscape of procurement reform.
Scotland Excel is a non-profit making organisation funded by participating local authority members. Our head office is located in Paisley, with regional teams based in Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Inverness to provide front line customer support to our members throughout Scotland.
Accountable to the Scottish Government, NHS national Services Scotland work at the very heart of the health service, providing national strategic support services and expert advice to NHS Scotland.
We also play an active and crucial role in the delivery of effective healthcare to patients and the public. Our supporting role to NHS Scotland means that we work closely with all our partner organisations, especially the NHS Boards, in the delivery of our services.
We employ around 3,600 dedicated and highly specialised staff based in 24 locations in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Aberdeen, Inverness, Dundee and Livingston.
The Crown Commercial Service (CCS) works with both departments and organisations across the whole of the public sector to ensure maximum value is extracted from every commercial relationship and improve the quality of service delivery. The CCS goal is to become the “go-to” place for expert commercial and procurement services.
Transport Scotland is the national transport agency for Scotland. We seek to deliver a safe, efficient, cost-effective and sustainable transport system for the benefit of the people of Scotland, playing a key role in helping to achieve the Scottish Government’s Purpose of increasing sustainable economic growth with opportunities for all of Scotland to flourish.
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