The CPC's agreement for computer hardware offers a complete solution for ICT equipment procurement for educational establishments. Products and services include:
It was awarded on 18th January 2016 and runs to 17th January 2019 with a possible extension to 17th January 2020.
The Department for Education (DfE) signpost this deal to Schools and Academies.
|1 - Lot 1: Desktop Solutions||13||View Suppliers|
|2 - Lot 2: Portable Devices||15||View Suppliers|
|4 - Lot 4: IT Hardware Compatible with Apple Operating Systems||14||View Suppliers|
|5 - Lot 5: ICT Disposal and Recycling||14||View Suppliers|
CPC typically recommend that members undertake a further competition considering their own particular requirements, however please see the framework user guide for further details.
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.
Tenet are part of the Crescent Purchasing Group of Companies and operate on a not-for-profit basis.
The CPC Quote Tool is free to use for all our members and offers quick, compliant access to all suppliers on the framework. For more complex procurements, the CPC Sourcing Cloud is available to offer enhanced features such as having a full audit trail and allowing electronic returns whilst still being free to use for our members.
You will need to sign in to use the CPC Quote Tool
To create a free user account your institution need to be a CPC member.
Let's do a quick check to see if your institution is already registered with CPC. Use the form below to search for your institution.
The following documents are associated with this . Some are required for successful use of the and are clearly marked.
|User Guide||This 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.||Yes||Download|
|Further Competition Template||The attached template document should assist you with running your further competition and once completed should be sent to all suppliers on the relevant framework lot.||Download|