The CPC's framework agreement for Leasing Services offers a range of operating and financial leases to members across the education sector, particularly schools, colleges and academies. Members can access four leasing suppliers across three separate lots, offering a range of leasing products including:

  • ICT operating and finance leases (desktop PCs, screens, notebooks, iPads, laptops, smartboards, IT infrastructure, audio visual equipment, projectors, and telecommunications equipment)
  • MFD operating and finance leases
  • Commercial vehicles and car leases
  • Furniture and infrastructure leases
  • Modular buildings leases
  • Medical equipment leases
  • Solar PV leases
  • LED lighting leases
  • Synthetic sports pitches leases
  • Sports and gym equipment leases
  • Scientific and research equipment leases
  • Engineering plant and machinery leases
  • Plant equipment leases

If you are looking to lease vehicles and want your quote to include the acquisition of such vehicles, please utilise the Vehicle Hire, Car Club and Leasing Agreement.

It was awarded on 18th September 2017 and runs to 17th September 2021.

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The Department for Education (DfE) recommend this framework to Schools and Academies.

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Key Benefits of this Framework

  1. Substantial discounts relative to the marketplace.
  2. Fast and simple route to market, with decreased procurement timescales.
  3. Full compliance with EU Procurement and individual organisations’ finance regulations.
  4. Reduced risk, as all suppliers have been fully evaluated by the CPC team.

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.

Tenet are part of the Crescent Purchasing Group of Companies and operate on a not-for-profit basis.

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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.

Use This Framework

To use this framework and get a quote you need to sign in.

Create a User Account

To create a free user account your institution needs to be a CPC member, CPC membership is completely free for educational establishments.

When you join the CPC you will receive some amazing benefits including access to 69 frameworks and specialist procurement advice, plus you won't be inundated with lots of marketing calls and emails that you don't need.

The joining form only takes a few minutes to complete and upon registering as a member you will typically be approved within 10 minutes (during the hours of 9am and 4.30pm).

To see if your institution is already registered as a CPC member use the search bar below, if your institution is not a member click the Join the CPC button. Remember CPC membership is free for educational establishments.

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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
How to use the leasing frameworkGuidance on how to use this framework. YesDownload
Leasing of ICT Document YesDownload

Contract Manager

The contracting authority for this framework is Crescent Purchasing Consortium.

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