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RPA Plus top-up insurance for academies…

28th Jul 14

The RPA Plus scheme is now available for those academies and Free Schools that intend to use the EFA’s Risk Protection Arrangement (RPA) instead of conventional insurance.

CPC to Launch Redesigned Website

25th Jul 14

CPC is pleased to announce the launch of its redesigned website “”. Over the last few months, we have been working to redesign the face of CPC. We have listened to the member feedback to learn what is working well on the website and what we needed to take away and improve.

Paper 4 Print Manchester is moving office.

11th Jul 14

Paper 4 Print Manchester is moving offices, please note their new contact and fax number.

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The CPC are committed to providing its members with a first class procurement service, which provides excellent value for money from contracted supplies and services.

Members have access to 578 professionally arranged contracts covering a wide range of goods and services. All contracts have a full audit history plus ultimately full cover for EU Legislation. We provide proven value for money on all arrangements.

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Recently Awarded Contracts

The latest EU framework contracts which have been awarded by the CPC are as follows:

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The CPC now boasts 2762 Further Education institutions (including Academies) in its' membership, these being located in a number of different regions throughout England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Membership is free of charge and open to a variety of different types of Further Education institutions. The only thing we ask prospective members to do is to nominate a member of staff to become the Liaison Officer between the institution and the CPC. We will give a full, free induction session to the Liaison Officer regarding duties.

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