Buy products and services whilst making time and cost savings! Crescent Purchasing Consortium's education sector purchasing frameworks are safe, easy to use and comply with the Public Contracts Regulations.
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9397 education institutions of every size trust CPC to save them time and money
You can buy products and services through our 87 education sector frameworks and dynamic purchasing systems (DPS). Wondering what a framework is? Learn more.
Select the goods or services category you would like to buy from and then get competitive quotes from our trusted and fully vetted suppliers.
Get value for money with one of the 9 CPC frameworks recommended by the Department for Education due to proven savings, compliancy and ease of use.
You can buy at competitive prices as our frameworks have been designed to save you money. Savings of up to 43% have been achieved using our DfE recommended frameworks.
Add your details to our online quote tool and multiple suppliers will receive your request – meeting your requirement to get quotes to comply with your financial regulations.
Education sector institutions can join, so whether you are from a school, academy, multi-academy trust, college, university or you offer educational services, we’re here for you.
We have education sector interests at heart and work closely with the DfE. CPC is owned by the education sector and any excess surpluses we make are given back to the sector via our registered charity CPL Group
You can access free CPD accredited training as a CPC member and get procurement advice from a team of regional procurement advisors, contract managers and our help desk.
Every CPC framework supplier is fully vetted and has been through a full tender process to gain a place on our frameworks.
Join for freeand our membership benefits will help your budget go further!