This framework has a total of 10 suppliers and is split into three distinct categories that relate to a member’s requirements:

Lot 1 is designed to provide Office furniture for Mainland UK and Channel Islands and Lots 2 & 3 Provide Office and Residential Furniture respectively, for Northern Ireland members. With a wide supplier base and trusted, experienced suppliers in both Mainland UK and Northern Ireland also with two dedicated Lots for Northern Ireland it has enabled us to provide you with a full service.

Key Facts

Start date
1st May 2019
End date
30th April 2021
Optional extension
30th April 2022

Key Benefits of this Framework

  1. CPC Contract Manager Assistance & Support
  2. Framework Specific User Guide
  3. Collaborative agreement – consolidation of spend
  4. A Multi Supplier Framework Agreement will ensure that Suppliers remain competitive through the life of the Framework Agreement
  5. Members have a compliant route to the market
  6. Time saving, members can use the framework rather than completing a full tender process
  7. Engaged suppliers and Experienced Suppliers
  8. 2 dedicated Northern Ireland lots

How can I use this Framework

CPC typically recommend that members undertake a further competition considering their own particular requirements, however please see the user guide for further details.

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If you require support in running a further competition via this framework, Tenet Services can help. Tenet offer a nationwide service specialising in assisting education establishments to complete further competitions.

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Get a Quote

The CPC Quote Tool is free to use for all our members and offers quick, compliant access to all suppliers on our frameworks for purchases that fall below £189,330.

"The Quote Tool was easy to use and time saving, resulting in a straightforward process where we just had to put the details in once and could then use the reputable suppliers already recommended."

Deborah Anderson-Dixon, Finance Manager at Sir William Romney's School

For purchases that exceed £189,330, the CPC Sourcing Cloud is available that complies with the regulations to allow electronic tender returns whilst still being free to use for our members. Find out more about CPC Sourcing Cloud.

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CPC is owned by the education sector and our 73 frameworks are designed to save you money whilst being safe, easy to use and compliant. Your CPC membership also provides:

  • One-to-one procurement support
  • Fully funded CPD accredited procurement courses
  • The opportunity to get funding from our charity CPL Group

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Associated Documentation

The following documents are associated with this framework. Some are required for successful use of the framework and are clearly marked.

File Details Essential
User GuideThis is required reading if you are considering using this framework. It tells you everything you need to know about the panel of providers, eligibility, running the mini-competition process, and evaluating bids. YesDownload
Lot 1 Pricing ScheduleThe attached spreadsheet contains information regarding pricing for Lot 1. Download
Lot 2 Pricing ScheduleThe attached spreadsheet contains information regarding pricing for Lot 2. Download
Lot 3 Pricing ScheduleThe attached spreadsheet contains information regarding pricing for Lot 3. Download
Framework Call Off ConditionsHaving selected your chosen supplier, orders can be placed via the Call-Off Contract Terms and Conditions. Your preferred supplier will populate the Call-Off Contract terms and conditions with the full details of your requirement and then present you with completed Call-Off contract terms and conditions for signature. YesDownload
Appendix 1Supplier Full Contact Details Download
Appendix 2ITT Document Lot 1 Download
Appendix 3ITT Document Lot 2 Download
Appendix 4ITT Document Lot 3 Download
Appendix 5Tender Questions and Evaluation Criteria Lot 1 Download
Appendix 6Tender Questions and Evaluation Criteria Lots 2 & 3 Download
Appendix 7Framework Agreement NWUPC & Supplier Download
Appendix 8Contract Notice Download
Appendix 9Model Contract for the Purchase of Goods for Institutions Lots 1,2 and 3 Download
Appendix 10Model Contract for the Purchase of Goods and Services for Institutions Lots 1, 2 and 3 Download

Contract Manager

The contracting authority for this framework is NWUPC.

Myles Woodman

  • Name: Myles Woodman
  • Tel: 0161 974 0945
  • Email: [email protected]
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