Procurement

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UK SBS has a strategic alliance with the Crown Commercial Service to realise the benefits from collaborative procurement for UK public sector. Our collaborative approach to buying goods and services on behalf of Government and the wider public sector is focused on achieving the highest quality and maximum value for money, supporting public service providers to deliver more for less.

As a public sector mutual, UK SBS share the commitments and aims of the public sector – to deliver efficient and effective services while supporting innovation and growth in the UK economy.

How do I find out which procurement agreements I can use?

The ‘Live Agreements’ table below outlines the procurement frameworks and agreements put in place by UK SBS and available for use by public sector organisations. To understand the scope of, and how to access an agreement, view the buyer guide for the relevant agreement. A list of public sector organisations that can use each agreement is provided within the framework information.

Research Consumables & Equipment

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Laboratory Consumables
RE160396
Glassware, Plastics, and Disposable Pipettes, Syringes, Needles
28/05/2017
27/05/2021

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Oligonucleotide Synthesis and DNA Sequencing Services
RE18190
Oligonucleotide Synthesis and DNA Sequencing Services
01/04/2019
31/03/2021

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Non Disposable Handheld Pipettes, Repeaters and Pipette Controllers
18203
Non Disposable Handheld Pipettes, Repeaters and Manual Dispensers
16/11/2018
15/11/2020

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Molecular Biology and Laboratory Chemicals
RE18339
Molecular Biology and Laboratory Chemicals
09/07/2019
08/07/2021

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What's new...

Market research requirements are fulfilled via the Research Marketplace Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) (RM6018). Further details can be found on the Crown Commercial Service website.

Anyone interested in the RM6018 Research Marketplace should contact info@crowncommercial.gov.uk quoting the 'RM6018 Research Marketplace'.